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   9.20.2004


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Taking It to 'Em
Acme News photo, dated October 11, 1944

A B-25 of the the Far East wing of the U.S. Army Air Corps blasts part of a Japanese convoy off of Kavieng, New Hanover Island. While a tanker burns in the background, bombs and machine gun bullets from other planes strike the water all around the Japanese patrol boat in the foreground.

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