Naval History and Heritage Command

Naval History and Heritage Command

NH 86118 Pearl Harbor Attack

Photo #: NH 86118  Pearl Harbor Attack, 7 December 1941
Description: The forward magazine of USS Shaw (DD-373) explodes during the second Japanese attack wave. To the left of the explosion, Shaw's stern is visible, at the end of floating drydock YFD-2. At right is the bow of USS Nevada (BB-36), with a tug alongside fighting fires. Photographed from Ford Island, with a dredging line in the foreground. U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command Photograph.
Catalog #: NH 86118
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