TBM Avenger heavily lashed to the deck of escort carrier USS Anzio as the ship rocks with Typhoon Cobra in the Philippine Sea, 17 Dec 1944.

Caption   TBM Avenger heavily lashed to the deck of escort carrier USS Anzio as the ship rocks with Typhoon Cobra in the Philippine Sea, 17 Dec 1944. ww2dbase
Source    ww2dbaseUnited States Navy via NavSource
Identification Code   80-G-298051
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TBF Avenger   Main article  Photos  
Typhoon Cobra   Main article  Photos  
Anzio   Main article  Photos  
Photos on Same Day 17 Dec 1944
Photos at Same Place Philippine Sea, Pacific Ocean
Added By David Stubblebine
Added Date 1 Jan 2021

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WW2-Era Place Name Philippine Sea, Pacific Ocean
Lat/Long 14.8250, 129.1717
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