Navy photographer Lt. Charles Kerlee dismounting a TBF Avenger aboard USS Yorktown (Essex-class) after photographing a raid on Wake Island, 6 Oct 1943. Note his two K-20 cameras.

Caption   Navy photographer Lt. Charles Kerlee dismounting a TBF Avenger aboard USS Yorktown (Essex-class) after photographing a raid on Wake Island, 6 Oct 1943. Note his two K-20 cameras. ww2dbase
Source    ww2dbaseUnited States Navy
Identification Code   80-G-43860
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TBF Avenger   Main article  Photos  
Yorktown (Essex-class)   Main article  Photos  
Photos on Same Day 6 Oct 1943
Photos at Same Place Pacific Ocean
Added By David Stubblebine
Added Date 13 Oct 2019

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1. Commenter identity confirmed David Stubblebine says:
13 Oct 2019 01:02:07 PM

Lt Kerlee squeezed in behind the pilot and had to stand in a crouch inside the canopy for four hours to get his pictures.

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