...Firefighters almost hidden by smoke turn hoses on dozens of small fires started by bombs from the suicide planes which crashed the USS Intrepid, November 25, off the coast of Lugon. About 60 men died in blast from these hits.

...Firefighters almost hidden by smoke turn hoses on dozens of small fires started by bombs from the suicide planes which crashed the USS Intrepid, November 25, off the coast of Lugon. About 60 men died in blast from these hits.

Photograph

Barrett Gallagher

Maker
American, b. 1913

...Firefighters almost hidden by smoke turn hoses on dozens of small fires started by bombs from the suicide planes which crashed the USS Intrepid, November 25, off the coast of Lugon. About 60 men died in blast from these hits.

November 25, 1944
Gelatin silver print
19.2 x 19.1 cm.
Gift of Joanna T. Steichen, ex-collection Edward Steichen
1974.0025.0009
Inscriptions verso-(printed caption) "File Number: TR-11940" "Hold For Release
Until 8 PM (EST) July 29, 1945" "A Four-Time Victim Of Jap Air Action
The USS Intrepid Has Again Returned To The Thick Of The Pacific Battle
...Firefighters almost hidden by smoke turn hoses on dozens of small
fires started by bombs from the suicide planes which crashed the USS
Intrepid, November 25, off the coast of Lugon. About 60 men died in
the blasts from these hits." "Watch Your Credit" "'Official U.S. Navy
Photograph'" "The Navy Department has no objection to the use of..."
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