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80-G-237439 USS Marblehead (CL-12)

Photo #: 80-G-237439  USS Marblehead (CL-12)
Title: USS Marblehead (CL-12)
Description: At Tjilatjap, Java, after she had been damaged by Japanese high-level bombing attack in the Java Sea on 4 February 1942. This view shows the effect of an enemy bomb which struck her stern. Her after 6/53 gun turret is at left. Note the blanked off portholes on her hull side. Official U.S. Navy Photograph, now in the collections of the National Archives.
Catalog #: 80-G-237439
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