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NH 77673 Battle of the Komandorski Islands

Battle of the Komandorski Islands
Title: Battle of the Komandorski Islands
Caption: Photo of a painting by I.R. Lloyd depicting the 26 March 1943 torpedo attack by destroyers USS BAILEY (DD-492) and USS COGHLAN (DD-606) on the Japanese cruiser force during the action. In the right background is USS SALT LAKE CITY (CA-25) covered by USS RICHMOND (CL-9), USS DALE (DD-353), and USS MONAGHAN (DD-454). The torpedo hit on a Japanese cruiser did not actually occur.
Description: Courtesy of Bruce Humble
Catalog #: NH 77673
Copyright Owner: Naval History and Heritage Command
Original Creator: Artist, I.R. Lloyd
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Original Medium: Painting, BW Photo
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  • War of 1812 1812-1815
  • World War II 1939-1945
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