Canberra operating with Task Force 38, Western Pacific, 10 Oct 1944; note camouflage Design 18a in the Measure 31-32-33 seriesCarrier Katsuragi during her trials off Kagoshima, Japan, Oct 1944F6F Hellcat fighter landing on USS Langley, Ryukyu Islands, Japan, 10 Oct 1944Hull underway off the Puget Sound Navy Yard, Washington, United States, 10 Oct 1944; note US Navy camouflage Measure 31, Design 6d
Canberra operating with Task Force 38, Western Pacific, 10 Oct 1944; note camouflage Design 18a in the Measure 31-32-33 seriesCarrier Katsuragi during her trials off Kagoshima, Japan, Oct 1944F6F Hellcat fighter landing on USS Langley, Ryukyu Islands, Japan, 10 Oct 1944Hull underway off the Puget Sound Navy Yard, Washington, United States, 10 Oct 1944; note US Navy camouflage Measure 31, Design 6d
Naha, Okinawa, Japan seen from an American carrier aircraft during the raid of 10 Oct 1944Ordinancemen load .50 caliber ammunition into the wing mounts of an F6F Hellcat while the wings are folded aboard the USS Enterprise southeast of Okinawa, 10 Oct 1944.Strike photo taken from planes flying from USS Bunker Hill of Japanese Destroyer Escorts after being attacked in Unten Harbor, Okinawa, Japan, 10 Oct 1944Strike photo taken from planes flying from USS Bunker Hill of Japanese Destroyer Escorts at anchor in Unten Harbor, Okinawa, Japan, 10 Oct 1944
Naha, Okinawa, Japan seen from an American carrier aircraft during the raid of 10 Oct 1944Ordinancemen load .50 caliber ammunition into the wing mounts of an F6F Hellcat while the wings are folded aboard the USS Enterprise southeast of Okinawa, 10 Oct 1944.Strike photo taken from planes flying from USS Bunker Hill of Japanese Destroyer Escorts after being attacked in Unten Harbor, Okinawa, Japan, 10 Oct 1944Strike photo taken from planes flying from USS Bunker Hill of Japanese Destroyer Escorts at anchor in Unten Harbor, Okinawa, Japan, 10 Oct 1944
Strike photo taken from planes from USS Bunker Hill of an F6F Hellcat flying over a burning Japanese ship in Unten Harbor, Okinawa, Japan, 10 Oct 1944TBM Avenger of Torpedo Squadron VT-10 just after landing aboard USS Enterprise off Okinawa, 10 Oct 1944.USS Lexington (Essex-class) flight deck personnel spotting one F6F-5 Hellcat that has just landed as next one taxis forward and next one is about to land, all returning from raids on the Ryukyu Islands, 10 Oct 1944
Strike photo taken from planes from USS Bunker Hill of an F6F Hellcat flying over a burning Japanese ship in Unten Harbor, Okinawa, Japan, 10 Oct 1944TBM Avenger of Torpedo Squadron VT-10 just after landing aboard USS Enterprise off Okinawa, 10 Oct 1944.USS Lexington (Essex-class) flight deck personnel spotting one F6F-5 Hellcat that has just landed as next one taxis forward and next one is about to land, all returning from raids on the Ryukyu Islands, 10 Oct 1944


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