Naval History and Heritage Command

Naval History and Heritage Command

NH 95568 Japanese Cargo Ship

Japanese Cargo Ship
Title: Japanese Cargo Ship
Caption: Capsized and sinking, off Saipan, 12 June 1944. She was hit by a USS ENTERPRISE (CV-6) plane flown by Lieutenant Junior Grade S. S. McCrary. Note men on her side, and swimming away aft. Also deck cargo of drums floating free amidships. This ship may be the NITCHO MARU, sunk at this time.
Description:
Catalog #: NH 95568
Copyright Owner: Naval History and Heritage Command
Original Creator:
Original Date: Mon, Jun 12, 1944
After this Year: 1939
Before this Year: 1945
Original Medium: BW Photo
Related Content
Topic
Document Type
  • Photograph
Wars & Conflicts
File Formats
  • Image (gif, jpg, tiff)
Location of Archival Materials