History Podcasts

USS Ommaney Bay (CVE-79) on fire, 4 January 1945

USS Ommaney Bay (CVE-79) on fire, 4 January 1945


We are searching data for your request:

Forums and discussions:
Manuals and reference books:
Data from registers:
Wait the end of the search in all databases.
Upon completion, a link will appear to access the found materials.

USS Ommaney Bay (CVE-79) on fire, 4 January 1945

Here we see the Casablanca class escort carrier USS Ommaney Bay (CVE-79) on fire on 4 January 1945 after being hit by a kamikaze in the Sulu Sea. It was impossible to put the fires out and she had to be abandoned and sunk by a torpedo fired by the destroyer USS Burns (DD-588).


Watch the video: Japanese Kamikaze Hitting US Carriers (May 2022).