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Photo #: NH 60566
Loss of HMS Prince of Wales and HMS Repulse, 10
Photograph taken from a Japanese aircraft during the initial
high-level bombing attack. Repulse, near the bottom of
the view, has just been hit by one bomb and near-missed by several
more. Prince of Wales is near the top of the image, generating
a considerable amount of smoke.
Japanese writing in the lower right states that the photograph
was reproduced by authorization of the Navy Ministry.
Donation of Mr. Theodore Hutton, 1942.
U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command Photograph.
Online Image: 82KB; 525 x 765 pixels
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Image posted 28 November 2000
Coding updated and link added 26 February 2009