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Aerial photograph of Japanese merchant ships burning furiously off Cape Padaran, French Indochina (Vietnam), Jan 12, 1945

Caption     Aerial photograph of Japanese merchant ships burning furiously off Cape Padaran, French Indochina (Vietnam), Jan 12, 1945 ww2dbase
Photographer    Unknown
Source    ww2dbaseUnited States Navy via USS Hornet
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Photos on Same Day 12 Jan 1945
Photos at Same Place Cape Padaran, Annam, French Indochina
Added By David Stubblebine

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WW2-Era Place Name Cape Padaran, Annam, French Indochina
Lat/Long 11.5442, 109.2079
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