National Geographic : 1943 Aug
© National Geographic Society Oil painting by Lt. William F.Draper, U.S.N.R. Navy PBY and Army P-38's and P-40's Sweep the Sky as a Liberty Ship Unloads atAdak, Andreanof Islands Awaiting dispersal, a jumbled mass of oil drums lies on the narrow peninsula. A net layer (right) and a destroyer and transport (left) lieatanchor inthe harbor. A barge attends the docked freighter. Trucks roll across the dock. Storm clouds gather; within ten minutes green skywill beblack.