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80-G-295054 Battle of Leyte Gulf, October 1944

Battle of Leyte Gulf, October 1944
Title: Battle of Leyte Gulf, October 1944
Caption: Japanese warship under air attack, south of Masbate, Philippines, on 26 October 1944. Photo by USS Sangamon (CVE-26). Note this may be Kuma class cruiser Kinu or Abukuma, both sunk on this day, or possibly the destroyer Uranami. Gun camera photo.
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Catalog #: 80-G-295054
Copyright Owner: National Archives
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Original Date: Thu, Oct 26, 1944
After this Year: 1940
Before this Year: 1949
Original Medium: BW photograph
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