Planes from USS Essex on a raid over Japan on 10 Jul 1945 with Mt Fuji in the background. Plane in foreground is a TBM Avenger and those beyond are SB2C Helldivers.

Caption   Planes from USS Essex on a raid over Japan on 10 Jul 1945 with Mt Fuji in the background. Plane in foreground is a TBM Avenger and those beyond are SB2C Helldivers. ww2dbase
Source    ww2dbaseUnited States Navy
Identification Code   80-G-490231
More on...   
SB2C Helldiver   Main article  Photos  
TBF Avenger   Main article  Photos  
Preparations for Invasion of Japan   Main article  Photos  Maps  
Photos on Same Day 10 Jul 1945
Photos at Same Place Japan
Added By David Stubblebine
Added Date 1 Jan 2019

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Licensing  Public Domain. According to the United States copyright law (United States Code, Title 17, Chapter 1, Section 105), in part, "[c]opyright protection under this title is not available for any work of the United States Government".



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