Photo #: 80-G-284703
Battle off Cape Engaño, 25 October 1944
Japanese destroyer Akizuki blows up during the battle's early phases.
The battleship maneuvering in the left background is either Ise or Hyuga.
See Photo # 80-G-284703 (cropped) for an enlargement of a portion of this image, emphasizing Akizuki.
Official U.S. Navy Photograph, now in the collections of the National Archives.
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1 May 2002