Fire in the stern turret of the aircraft carrier “Franklin” after two bombs hit

aircraft carrier Franklin


Fire in the stern turret of the 127-mm universal guns of the aircraft carrier Franklin after two bombs hit on March 19, 1945, during the fighting off the coast of Japan.
Photo taken from the light cruiser Santa Fe.

 

 

Location: Japan
Date: March 19, 1945

In : 1945

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