USS Princeton (CV-37) • Sea of Japan • Spring, 1951

(From Kodachrome slides taken by CDR Bob Bennett with a Clarus camera)

ADs napalm and VT fuzed 265# frags for close air support. (Air Group composition:
VF-191 F9F-2, VF-192 and VF-193 F4U-4, VA-195 AD-4 plus VC-3 and VC-35 night folks)
Inbound for close air support. Pilot Ens M. W. Rumble, VA-195, 265# Frags and napalm.
AD-4, 12 250# GP and 3 1000# GP. Bridge strike load.
Optional bridge load was 3 2000# GPs (better).

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