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USS Louisville (CA-28) arrives off the Mare Island Naval Shipyard on 6 February 1945 (NH 92362)

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The U.S. Navy heavy cruiser USS Louisville (CA-28) arrives off the Mare Island Naval Shipyard, California (USA), on 6 February 1945 to receive repairs for damage inflicted by two Kamikazes a month earlier. The photograph is annotated with details about the suicide plane crashes and the damage inflicted. The ship's camouflage scheme is probably Measure 32, Design 6d.

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06/02/1945
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Naval History and Heritage Command
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