Photo #: 80-G-11915
Battle of the Coral Sea, May 1942
Destroyers assist with the abandonment of USS Lexington (CV-2), during the afternoon of 8 May 1942.
See Photo # 80-G-7403 for a virtually identical view, cropped less tightly.
Official U.S. Navy Photograph, now in the collections of the National Archives.
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25 April 2000