H-009-2: USS Quincy (CA-39) in the Battle of Savo Island, 9 August 1942
H-Gram 009, Attachment 2
Samuel J. Cox, Director NHHC
USS Quincy (CA-39) photographed from a Japanese cruiser during the Battle of Savo Island, off Guadalcanal, 9 August 1942. Quincy, seen here burning and illuminated by Japanese searchlights, was sunk in this action (NH 50346).