As seen from the flight deck of the USS Hancock near the No. 1 5-inch mount, sailors look at the nearby carriers Intrepid, Cabot, and Belleau Wood while anchored at Ulithi, Caroline Islands, 9 Nov 1944.

Caption   As seen from the flight deck of the USS Hancock near the No. 1 5-inch mount, sailors look at the nearby carriers Intrepid, Cabot, and Belleau Wood while anchored at Ulithi, Caroline Islands, 9 Nov 1944. ww2dbase
Source    ww2dbaseUnited States Navy
Identification Code   80-G-272750
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Belleau Wood   Main article  Photos  
Cabot   Main article  Photos  
Intrepid   Main article  Photos  Maps  
Hancock   Main article  Photos  
Photos on Same Day 9 Nov 1944
Photos at Same Place Ulithi, Caroline Islands
Added By David Stubblebine
Added Date 30 Jan 2020

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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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1. Commenter identity confirmed David Stubblebine says:
30 Mar 2020 10:43:59 PM

Special thanks to Tracy White at Researcher[at]Large for bringing this photograph to light. Note the elevators of an F6F Hellcat in the immediate foreground.

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