Bismarck Sea, Papua - New Guinea. 1943-03. During the Battle of the Bismarck Sea in which the Japanese suffered heavy losses while attempting to reinforce their garrison at Lae, a RAAF Beaufighter ...
ID number014479
Collection typePhotograph
Object typeBlack & white - Film copy negative acetate
DescriptionBismarck Sea, Papua - New Guinea. 1943-03. During the Battle of the Bismarck Sea in which the Japanese suffered heavy losses while attempting to reinforce their garrison at Lae, a RAAF Beaufighter attacks a camouflaged Japanese transport. A burst is poured into the burning vessel.