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Title Herman Albertine
Object Name Digital Audio Recording
Scope & Content Albertine, Herman
Photo 1 - Herman Albertine at Atlantic Coast Bank on October 19th 2007.
Photo 2 - Herman Albertine and interviewer Don Hill.
Photo 3 - Photo taken aboard the IJSS Cabot, CV1-28, aircraft carrier Oct 1945 location: Pacific Ocean near Okinawa Island. Japan. Herman Albertine, Electronic technicians Mate First Class, now resident of Amelia Island Plantation, is at left end of second row. The USS Cabot, a highly decorated carrier, was in most major Pacific battles. At time of this picture we were returning from patrol in the Yellow Sea between China and Korea. Our task had been to show our aircraft over China as a demonstration of our control of the air. Our flight crews flew F6F Hellcats.
Photo 4 - USS Cabot CLV28 Pacific 1945
Photo 5 - This is too close for comfort. A "Judy" subsequently splashed by Cap. dropped a 500 pounder near stern of Cabot on March 29th 1945.
Photo 6 - Scoreboard of Cabot and her air groups as she wound up her was cruise and headed home. Each Jap Flag represents a plane shot down. Each bomb, s bombing mission and each torpedo a torpedo mission. Ships broken in half represent sunken ships, smoke puffs represent bomb hits 1945.
Photo 7 - Honorable Discharge Certificate 1946.

Catalog Number 2007.VHP.067
Collection AIMH Veterans Oral History Project
Accession number 2007.VHP.067
Caption Harman Albertine
Interviewer Don Hill and Gerhardt Thamm
Length of Interview 51.49
Narrator's name Herman Albertine
Number of images 7
People Albertine, Herman Endlauer, Herb
Recording media Digital Recording
Search Terms US Navy Great Lakes Training Center USS Sabine USS Cabot Eniwetok
Subjects WW II Victory Ship Pacific Theater TBS Avenger F6F Hellcat
Audio Recording Click Here to play the Oral History Recording.
Classification VHP