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A Japanese special attack aircraft exploding on the deck of USS Hancock off Okinawa, Japan, 7 Apr 1945Crewmen of USS Hancock assessing the damage caused by Japanese special attack aircraft, off Okinawa, Japan, 7 Apr 1945
A Japanese special attack aircraft exploding on the deck of USS Hancock off Okinawa, Japan, 7 Apr 1945Crewmen of USS Hancock assessing the damage caused by Japanese special attack aircraft, off Okinawa, Japan, 7 Apr 1945
Damaged USS Hancock hiding in smoke, off Okinawa, Japan, 7 Apr 1945USS Hancock burning after being struck by a kamikaze special attack aircraft off Okinawa, 7 Apr 1945. Note fires burning fore and aft, and TBM Avenger flying over the carrier. Photographed from USS Pasadena.
Damaged USS Hancock hiding in smoke, off Okinawa, Japan, 7 Apr 1945USS Hancock burning after being struck by a kamikaze special attack aircraft off Okinawa, 7 Apr 1945. Note fires burning fore and aft, and TBM Avenger flying over the carrier. Photographed from USS Pasadena.
USS Hancock burning after being struck by special attack aircraft, off Okinawa, Japan, 7 Apr 1945; note USS EssexUSS Hancock maneuvering to control fires after being hit by a Japanese special attack aircraft off Okinawa, Japan, 7 Apr 1945
USS Hancock burning after being struck by special attack aircraft, off Okinawa, Japan, 7 Apr 1945; note USS Essex's flight deck in foregroundUSS Hancock maneuvering to control fires after being hit by a Japanese special attack aircraft off Okinawa, Japan, 7 Apr 1945
Burial at sea aboard USS Hancock for those killed by Japanese special attack two days prior, off Okinawa, Japan, 9 Apr 1945Strike photo taken by USS Hancock aircraft showing an attack on the Yokosuka Navy Yard, Tokyo Bay, Japan, 18 Jul 1945. Note bomb splashes.
Burial at sea aboard USS Hancock for those killed by Japanese special attack two days prior, off Okinawa, Japan, 9 Apr 1945Strike photo taken by USS Hancock aircraft showing an attack on the Yokosuka Navy Yard, Tokyo Bay, Japan, 18 Jul 1945. Note bomb splashes.
Aerial photo taken by USS Hancock aircraft showing the Japanese battleship Nagato off the Yokosuka Navy Yard, Tokyo Bay, Japan, Aug-Sep 1945USS Porterfield refueling from USS Hancock, 1954, photo 1 of 3
Aerial photo taken by USS Hancock aircraft showing the Japanese battleship Nagato off the Yokosuka Navy Yard, Tokyo Bay, Japan, Aug-Sep 1945USS Porterfield refueling from USS Hancock, 1954, photo 1 of 3
USS Porterfield refueling from USS Hancock, 1954, photo 2 of 3USS Porterfield refueling from USS Hancock, 1954, photo 3 of 3
USS Porterfield refueling from USS Hancock, 1954, photo 2 of 3USS Porterfield refueling from USS Hancock, 1954, photo 3 of 3
USS Hancock off Puget Sound Naval Shipyard, Bremerton, Washington, United States, 4 Mar 1954USS Hancock at Puget Sound Naval Shipyard, Bremerton, Washington, United States, 28 Apr 1954
USS Hancock off Puget Sound Naval Shipyard, Bremerton, Washington, United States, 4 Mar 1954USS Hancock at Puget Sound Naval Shipyard, Bremerton, Washington, United States, 28 Apr 1954
USS Hancock underway in the Pacific Ocean, 15 Jul 1957; note seven FJ Fury, ten F2H Banshee, two F7U Cutlass, fifteen AD Skyraider, and three AJ Savage aircraft on flight deckCrew of USS Hancock spelling out
USS Hancock underway in the Pacific Ocean, 15 Jul 1957; note seven FJ Fury, ten F2H Banshee, two F7U Cutlass, fifteen AD Skyraider, and three AJ Savage aircraft on flight deckCrew of USS Hancock spelling out 'Our Town' on the flight deck, San Francisco Bay, California, United States, Sep 1957
USS Hancock after her SCB-125 overhaul, date unknownUS Navy Task Force 77 performing an uniform turn in the South China Sea, Mar 1965; among them were USS Yorktown, USS Hancock, and USS Canberra
USS Hancock after her SCB-125 overhaul, date unknownUS Navy Task Force 77 performing an uniform turn in the South China Sea, Mar 1965; among them were USS Yorktown, USS Hancock, and USS Canberra
A-4C Skyhawk attack aircraft being prepared for launch aboard USS Hancock, off southeast Asia, 24 Mar 1965A crewman of USS Hancock preparing Sidewinder missiles, off Vietnam, Apr 1967
A-4C Skyhawk attack aircraft being prepared for launch aboard USS Hancock, off southeast Asia, 24 Mar 1965A crewman of USS Hancock preparing Sidewinder missiles, off Vietnam, Apr 1967

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