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80-G-304510 Battle of the Santa Cruz Islands

Battle of the Santa Cruz Islands
Title: Battle of the Santa Cruz Islands
Caption: Ships of task force 17 maneuver to avoid Japanese air attack, 26 October 1942. Taken by a USS HORNET (CV-8) plane. HORNET is at left with the cruisers SAN DIEGO and JUNEAU close together at right. Several planes are in the center.
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Catalog #: 80-G-304510
Copyright Owner: Naval History and Heritage Command
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Original Date: Mon, Oct 26, 1942
After this Year: 1940
Before this Year: 1949
Original Medium: BW photograph
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