The War Illustrated, No. 211 Vol 9 July 20th1945

HER 75-ft. FLIGHT DECK lined with Corsair fighters and Barracud.a dive-bombers, HMS Indomitable, .23,000 tons, is one of the most up-to d at2 carriers of the Illustrious class, with an approximate complement of 1,600 officers and men. .She took part in the.attack by.the British Pacific Fleet on the Sakishima group on March 27, I94S, preceding the U.S. invasion of Okinawa. Admiral R.A. Spruance, commanding the U.S. 5th Fleet, described the achievement of this task force a>**typical of the great traditions of the Royal Navy.” Photo, British Official Printed in England and published every alternate Friday by the Proprietors, Tin: A m a lg a mated Press ,Ltd .,The Fleetway House, Karriirpdon Street, London, K.C.4. Itegistcrcd for transmission by .Canadian Magazine l’ost. Sole Agents lor Australia and Xew Zealand-: Messrs. Gordon< f c Gotch, Ltd- and Jor South Al'ricn :Central News Agency. L td.—July 20,1915. S.S. Editorial Address: john carp enter house ,white friars ,lon d n,ed .c .4. Q n mod i ta&le? 6 B a c-o~o LinO x u i E a b t e f c i U tate A d
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