THEY BATTERED SURABAYA. 5 TO 27 MAY 1944, ON BOARD THE AIRCRAFT CARRIER HMS ILLUSTRIOUS IN THE INDIAN OCEAN. SCENES ON BOARD THE ILLUSTRIOUS WHEN AN AIRSTRIKE BY BRITISH, AMERICAN, AUSTRALIAN, FRENCH, AND DUTCH UNITS, WAS CARRIED OUT AGAINST THE JAPANESE-HELD NAVAL BASE.

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USS SARATOGA with units of the Eastern Fleet on their way to Surabaya. Aircraft in picture is an Avenger.

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