FLEET AIR ARM ATTACKS JAPANESE OIL REFINERY. 4 JANUARY 1945, ON BOARD THE AIRCRAFT CARRIER HMS INDEFATIGABLE, DURING THE CARRIER-BORNE AIR STRIKE ON THE JAPANESE OIL REFINERY AT PANGKALAN BRANDAN, SUMATRA.
Deck crews folding the wings of a Firefly on its return from the strike.
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