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Photo # NH 106710|
USS Shamrock Bay (CVE-84), left foreground
About to leave Pier Number Two at Astoria, Oregon, 6 April 1944.
Photographed from an airplane attached to USS Shipley Bay (CVE-85).
The other two escort aircraft carriers visible are unidentified.
Official U.S. Navy Photograph, from the collections of the Naval History and Heritage Command.
Online Image: 147KB; 900 x 760
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Image Posted 3 December 2009