Battleship USS Iowa and carrier USS Shangri-La receiving fuel from oiler USS Cahaba, 8 Jul 1945. Photo 5 of 5.

Caption   Battleship USS Iowa and carrier USS Shangri-La receiving fuel from oiler USS Cahaba, 8 Jul 1945. Photo 5 of 5. ww2dbase
Source    ww2dbaseUnited States Navy
Identification Code   80-G-K-6110
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Photos on Same Day 8 Jul 1945
Photos at Same Place Pacific Ocean
Added By David Stubblebine
Added Date 29 Jul 2020

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1. Commenter identity confirmed David Stubblebine says:
29 Jul 2020 01:54:01 PM

8 Jul 1945 was a Sunday. Note the sailors under the guns of Iowa’s Number 3 turret who are gathered for Roman Catholic religious services.

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