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80-G-701897 Battle of Midway, June 1942

Photo #: 80-G-701897  Battle of Midway, June 1942
Title: Battle of Midway, June 1942
Description: Diorama by Norman Bel Geddes, depicting the attack by SBD dive bombers from USS Hornet (CV-8) and USS Enterprise (CV-6) on the Japanese cruisers Mogami and Mikuma and two destroyers, on 6 June 1942. Mikuma, the ship shown trailing oil at the right, was sunk as a result of these attacks. Official U.S. Navy Photograph, now in the collections of the National Archives.
Catalog #: 80-G-701897
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