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80-G-413520 Loss of HMS Prince of Wales and HMS Repulse, 10 December 1941

Photo #: 80-G-413520  Loss of HMS Prince of Wales and HMS Repulse, 10 December 1941
Title: Loss of HMS Prince of Wales and HMS Repulse, 10 December 1941
Description: Photograph taken from a Japanese plane, with Prince of Wales at far left and Repulse beyond her. A destroyer, either Express or Electra, is maneuvering in the foreground. Dulin and Garzke's Allied Battleships in World War II, page 199, states that this photograph was taken after the first torpedo attack, during which the Prince of Wales sustained heavy torpedo damage. Official U.S. Navy Photograph, now in the collections of the National Archives.
Catalog #: 80-G-413520
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