|Caption||United States Army photo of a partially deflated Japanese Fu-Go balloon bomb over the Pacific Ocean, likely near the Aleutian Islands. This shows why these descending balloons were often mistaken for parachutes. ww2dbase|
|Source||ww2dbaseUnited States Army Signal Corps|
|Photos at Same Place||Pacific Ocean|
|Added By||David Stubblebine|
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