Photo #: 19-N-26302
USS Curtiss (AV-4)
An officer and crewman with the wreckage of a Japanese Navy type 99 carrier bomber ("Val") that crashed into the ship's forward crane, on the starboard side of the Boat Deck atop the hangar, during the Pearl Harbor raid, 7 December 1941.
This shows the tail of the aircraft, resting atop some of Curtiss' boats. It was plane # "A1-225", from the carrier Akagi.
Photographed on the ship's Boat Deck, 7 December 1941.
Photograph from the Bureau of Ships Collection in the U.S. National Archives.
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26 October 2000