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Naval History and Heritage Command

National Museum of the U.S. Navy

World War II


This section contains artwork, recruiting posters, and photographs pertaining to U.S. Navy and Marine Corps activities during World War II. 


Image:  KN-32031 (Color):  "The Japanese Sneak Attack on Pearl Harbor."  Charcoal and chalk by Commander Griffith Baily Coale, USNR, Official U.S. Navy Combat Artist, 1944.  Courtesy of the NHHC Navy Art Collection.