US troops inspecting a 40′ hole in the roof of the recently captured U-Boat pen. This was caused by a direct hit from a Tallboy bomb dropped by an RAF Lancaster the previous month. at Brest, France, September 1944. [OS] [673×800]

US troops inspecting a 40′ hole in the roof of the recently captured U-Boat pen. This was caused by a … More

Perched on the rim of a gaping hole in the wall of a theater, a U.S. Marine rifleman views the result of the American bombardment of Naha. Structure skeletons are all that remain of the city with a pre-invasion population of 443,000 people. [1139 x 879]

Perched on the rim of a gaping hole in the wall of a theater, a U.S. Marine rifleman views the … More

Looks like two photos but its actually only one. Installing new sewage and fresh water tanks which required a hole to be cut in the steel deck..compartment needs to be descaled and painted before tanks go in. You can see the propeller shafts in the background.

Looks like two photos but its actually only one. Installing new sewage and fresh water tanks which required a hole … More