Carrier Airstrike Photo

Carrier Airstrike Photo Cold War American History Geography Government

The U.S. Navy, via its Naval History & Heritage Command, provides information about this photograph:

A North Korean railroad train is attacked just south of Pyongyang by planes from the joint U.S.-British Task Force 77, 4 July 1950. The carriers involved were USS Valley Forge and HMS Triumph. (Photo #80-G-417148)

The engagement was part of the "First Korean War Carrier Air Strikes."

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Image online, courtesy U.S. National Archives and Naval History & Heritage Command.


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