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NH 95434 Lae-Salamaua strike, 10 March 1942

Lae-Salamaua strike, 10 March 1942
Title: Lae-Salamaua strike, 10 March 1942
Caption: View taken from a VS-5 SBD shows KONGO MARU (Japanese armed merchant cruiser, 1933-1942) sinking off Lae. Note paint finish: Dark gray with light mast tops, reminiscent of U.S. Measure 1.
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Catalog #: NH 95434
Copyright Owner: Naval History and Heritage Command
Original Creator:
Original Date: Tue, Mar 10, 1942
After this Year: 1940
Before this Year: 1949
Original Medium: BW Photo
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