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Photo #: 80-G-309660
Carrier Raids on Japan, March 1945
Three Japanese aircraft carriers and a submarine in Kure Bay, during strikes by U.S. Navy carrier planes, 19 March 1945. Carrier at the extreme right is Kaiyo. Those in the center top (barely visible) and at the bottom are probably Amagi and Katsuragi. The submarine is underway in the upper left.
Photographed from a USS Hornet (CV-12) plane.
Official U.S. Navy Photograph, now in the collections of the U.S. National Archives.
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1 April 1999