CORAL SEA. 1942-05-07. SHIPS OF TASK FORCE 17.3 UNDER ATTACK BY JAPANESE TORPEDO BOMBERS DURING ...

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Place Oceania: Pacific Islands, Coral Sea
Accession Number 306610
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white
Physical description Black & white
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
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Description

CORAL SEA. 1942-05-07. SHIPS OF TASK FORCE 17.3 UNDER ATTACK BY JAPANESE TORPEDO BOMBERS DURING THE BATTLE OF THE CORAL SEA. THREE BURSTS OF ANTI AIRCRAFT SHELLS DOT THE SKY AS THE DESTROYER USS WALKE MANOEUVRES AHEAD OF THE CRUISER HMAS HOBART. THE PALL OF SMOKE AHEAD OF THE WAKE MARKS WHERE A BOMBER HAS BEEN SHOT DOWN. (NAVAL HISTORICAL COLLECTION).