The Library of Congress Veterans History Project Home 
Experiencing War: Stories from the Veterans History Project
Home » Photo Album
 
previous
[images 11 - 20 of 23]
next
Image: see caption below     Image: see caption below
Aerial photo of convoy of Japanese ships on the way to the battle of Leyte Gulf  - [back of item]
10/24/1944
Image: see caption below     Image: see caption below
An F-7 mapping plane; F-7's were converted B-24 bombers  - [back of item]
Undated
Image: see caption below     Image: see caption below
A jeep stuck in the mud at Leyte, the Philippines  - [back of item]
11/1944
Image: see caption below     Image: see caption below
Water buffalo on Leyte, the Philippines  - [back of item]
11/1944
Image: see caption below
Collage of images from a role of film taken from a dead Japanese soldier, probably an official photographer. The film was processed in early 1945 by the Squadron of the 6th Photo Group
1945
Image: see caption below     Image: see caption below
Photo of damage in Manila, the Philippines  - [back of item]
Undated
Image: see caption below     Image: see caption below
An F-5 converted for photo reconnaissance  - [back of item]
Undated
Image: see caption below     Image: see caption below
Aerial photo of damage to manila, the Philippines, taken by a Squadron of Headquarters 6th Photo Reconnaissance and Mapping Group 5th Air Force  - [back of item]
Undated
Image: see caption below     Image: see caption below
The Japanese surrender delegation aboard two "Betty" bombers. They were escorted to Ie Shima on the west coast of Okinawa  - [back of item]
1945
Image: see caption below     Image: see caption below
The Japanese surrender delegation shown climbing into a C-54 for the flight to Manila, where they would meet General McArthur and arrange for the surrender.  - [back of item]
1945
previous
[images 11 - 20 of 23]
next
 
Home » Photo Album
  The Library of Congress  >> American Folklife Center
  October 26, 2011
  Legal | External Link Disclaimer Need Help?   
Contact Us