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80-G-21666 Battle of Midway, June 1942

Photo #: 80-G-21666  Battle of Midway, June 1942
Title: Battle of Midway, June 1942
Description: USS Yorktown (CV-5) lists heavily after she was abandoned during the afternoon of 4 June 1942. Note that two F4F-4 Wildcat fighters are still parked on her flight deck, aft of the island. Official U.S. Navy Photograph, now in the collections of the U.S. National Archives.
Catalog #: 80-G-21666
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