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U.S.S. Indianapolis Refueling at Sea
Indianapolis (Cruiser); Naval warfare; Ships; United States. Navy Pacific Fleet; United States. Navy--History--World War, 1939-1945; World War, 1939-1945--Naval Operations, American; World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Pacific Ocean
Foreground: USS Essex (CV-9); Left to right: USS Indianapolis (CA-35), USS Atascosa (AO-66), USS Hank (DD-702). Background: Left to right: USS New Jersey (BB-62) and an unidentified Destroyer.
Service Mens Club
World War, 1939-1945; World War, 1939-1945 --African Americans; World War, 1939-1945, --Women; World War, 1939-1945, United Service Organizations (U.S.); Military facilities; Clothing & dress; Shoes
Listed as being in the photograph are: Jamesella Boyd, Mrs. F. B. Ransom, Margrane Castlemar, Charles Harry, Ed Gaillord, Mary Walton, Maj. Gen. Benjamin Davis, Emory James, Two W.A.C.S., Herman Holliday,...
In the Water Four Days
Indianapolis (Cruiser); Naval warfare; Shipwrecks--Pacific Ocean; Ships; United States. Navy Pacific Fleet; United States. Navy--History--World War, 1939-1945; Cruisers (Warships)--United States; Rescue work; Rescues
The men were in the ocean for 4 days, many of them injured. They had almost no fresh water or food and endured hot days, cold nights, and ever present sharks. Some began hallucinating that they saw islands...
Sinking of the USS Arizona
World War, 1939-1945; Battleships; Military facilities; United States Navy Pacific Fleet; Hawaii--Pearl Harbor; U.S. Navy Photograph
On December 7, 1941, a date that President Franklin D. Roosevelt said would "live in infamy," the Empire of Japan attacked the American Pacific Fleet at Pearl Harbor in the Hawaiian Islands without a formal...
Ernie Pyle Internment
Pyle, Ernie, 1900-1945; Funeral rites & ceremonies; Military parades & ceremonies; Military personnel; Military uniforms
While a bugler plays "Taps," the remains of Ernie Pyle are laid to rest at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl Crater, Oahu, Hawaii, on July 19, 1949. The famed Hoosier war correspondent...
World War, 1939-1945; Rites & ceremonies; Military life; Military parades & ceremonies; Military personnel; Military uniforms
With representatives from Allied nations standing behind him, General Douglas MacArthur addresses the crowd during formal surrender ceremonies aboard the battleship USS Missouri on September 2, 1945.
Sergeant George F. Heiny and Others Strip a Weapons Carrier
World War, 1939-1945; World War, 1939-1945--War work; Military life; Military personnel; Military uniforms
George F. Heiny of Anderson, at left, helps strip a weapons carrier that had been damaged by a Japanese bomber during a raid on an Allied base near Darwin, Australia, in 1943. Heiny served with the Forty-third...
Henry Conner, Jr.
World War, 1939-1945; Military life; Military personnel; Philippine Islands
Indianapolis native Henry C. Conner Jr., kneeling on the far left, fought with a determined band of guerrilla fighters to keep the American flag flying on Luzon, Philippine Islands, while the Japenese...
V-J Day Celebration
World War, 1939-1945; Newspapers; Crowds
In spite of a rainstorm, jubilant Indianapolis residents hold up copies of the Indianapolis News announcing the Japanese surrender and the end of World War II, August 14, 1945.
War Photographer John Bushemi
Bushemi, John; World War, 1939-1945--Photography; War photographers--United States
A former photographer for his hometown newspaper, the Gary Post-Tribune, John A. Bushemi covered the Pacific War for Yank magazine, a periodical published by and for enlisted men. Bushemi was killed covering...
Portrait of Pfc Arlin T. McRae
World War, 1939-1945; World War, 1939-1945, --United States, Marine Corps; Soldiers; Uniforms; Military personnel; Military uniforms; Portrait photographs; Hats
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