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H-005-1 Shokaku 

H-Gram 005 Attachment 1
Samuel J. Cox, Director NHHC
April 2017

Photo #: 80-G-17031  Battle of Coral Sea, May 1942

80-G-17031. Japanese carrier Shokaku under attack by USS Yorktown VB-5 SDB Dauntless dive bombers during the Battle of the Coral Sea, 8 May 1942. Official U.S. Navy photograph, now in the collections of the National Archives.

Published: Mon Oct 23 09:45:30 EDT 2017