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NH 50346 USS Quincy (CA-39)

Photo #: NH 50346  USS Quincy (CA-39)
Title: USS Quincy (CA-39)
Description: Photographed from a Japanese cruiser during the Battle of Savo Island, off Guadalcanal, 9 August 1942. Quincy, seen here burning and illuminated by Japanese searchlights, was sunk in this action. Copied from the Rear Admiral Samuel Eliot Morison World War II history illustrations file. U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command Photograph.
Catalog #: NH 50346
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