USS Santee (ACV-29, later CVE-29) photograped circa mid-October 1942, shortly before she participated in the invasion
of Morocco. Aircraft on her flight deck include (from aft) SBD
scout-bombers, F4F fighters and TBF torpedo planes. She is
painted in Camouflage Measure 17. Photo: National Archives.
Crewmen checking Mark XVII 325 pound depth bombs
on the hangar deck, at the time of the North
Africa Operation, November 1942. Photographed
by Lieutenant Horace Bristol, USNR. Note bomb
carts, and Grumman F4F-4 and TBF-1 aircraft.
Original color photo of Lockheed Hudson „J-Jig“ of No. 200
Squadron, Royal Air Force, in flight over a coastal region
of Africa. This unit damaged Heine´s U-403 on August 17,
1943. Photo: IWM