National Geographic : 1946 Jun
© National Geographic Society Kodachrome, U.S.Navy, Official With Great Skill Crewmen Transfer Loaded 500-pound Bombs from Ammunition Ship toCarrier Winchmen on the two ships work as a single team, one easing out on his line while the other takes in. As the ships arerolling, care isneeded tokeep the 2,500 pounds of bombs from dragging. Ring guards around bombs protect the lugs which hold the "eggs" to plane. Bombs will befused and tail assemblies added later.