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80-G-66129 USS Hornet (CV-8)

Photo #: 80-G-66129  USS Hornet (CV-8)
Title: USS Hornet (CV-8)
Description: At Pearl Harbor, 26 May 1942, just after the Battle of Coral Sea, and just before the Battle of Midway. Harbor tug Nokomis (YT-142) is underway alongside her. Note paint chipped off Hornet's waterline area by wave action while at sea. Official U.S. Navy Photograph, now in the collections of the U.S. National Archives.
Catalog #: 80-G-66129
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