Fireworks (The First Japanese Raid on the Island)
The first Japanese raid on the island of Amchitka brings forth a frantic burst of anti-aircraft fire. In this picture, a 37mm gun adjacent to the mess tent spits out a stream of lead at the invader, while his bombs explode geyser-like in the harbor.
Wars & Conflicts
- World War II 1939-1945
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