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80-G-37034 USS Wahoo (SS-238)

Photo #: 80-G-37034  USS Wahoo (SS-238)
Title: USS Wahoo (SS-238)
Description: Lieutenant Richard H. O'Kane, Executive Officer, at the periscope during Wahoo's attack on a Japanese convoy north of New Guinea, 26 January 1943. Several ships, among them the transport Buyo Maru, were sunk in this action. Official U.S. Navy Photograph, now in the collections of the National Archives.
Catalog #: 80-G-37034
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