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S-475.11 Battle of the Sibuyan Sea

Japanese fleet maneuvering while under attack by U.S. Navy aircraft during the Battle of the Sibuyan Sea, 24 October 1944. Ship at bottom center is a Yamato class battleship, with bombs falling nearby. Photographed by Richard Shipman, a photographer from USS Intrepid (CV-11), from the back seat of an SB2C.
Title: Battle of the Sibuyan Sea
Description: Japanese fleet maneuvering while under attack by U.S. Navy aircraft during the Battle of the Sibuyan Sea, 24 October 1944. Ship at bottom center is a Yamato class battleship, with bombs falling nearby. Photographed by Richard Shipman, a photographer from USS Intrepid (CV-11), from the back seat of an SB2C.
Accession #: S-475
Catalog #: S-475.11
Donor: Richard Shipman
Copyright Owner: Naval History and Heritage Command
Original Date: 1944-10-24
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  • World War II 1939-1945
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