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80-G-13492 Guadalcanal-Tulagi Operation, 7-9 August 1942

Photo #: 80-G-13492  Guadalcanal-Tulagi Operation, 7-9 August 1942
Title: Guadalcanal-Tulagi Operation, 7-9 August 1942
Description: The Australian heavy cruiser Australia underway off the north shore of Guadalcanal as the invasion task force leaves the area on 9 August 1942, following the Battle of Savo Island. Photographed from USS Chicago (CA-29). Savo Island is in the distance. Official U.S. Navy Photograph, now in the collections of the National Archives.
Catalog #: 80-G-13492
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