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B5N torpedo bomber taking off from Shokaku to attack Pearl Harbor, US Territory of Hawaii, 7 Dec 1941

Caption   B5N torpedo bomber taking off from Shokaku to attack Pearl Harbor, US Territory of Hawaii, 7 Dec 1941 ww2dbase
Source    ww2dbaseUnited States Navy Naval History and Heritage Command
Identification Code   NH 50603
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Photos on Same Day See all photos dated 7 Dec 1941
Added By C. Peter Chen
Added Date 7 Sep 2006

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1. Commenter identity confirmed Bill says:
29 Apr 2010 05:41:58 PM

Type 97 Carrier Attack Bomber (Kate) takes- off from either the Zuikaku or Shokaku. This is second attack wave, note cheering crewmen,who must by yelling "Banzai,banzai" Note: Japanese Naval Ensign, with its disk of the sun and sixteen red rays, this was flown by the Japanese Navy until the end of WWII. And was later re-adopted by the Japanese Maritime Self-Defense Force in 1954.
2. Commenter identity confirmed Bill says:
7 May 2010 08:34:15 PM

Photo of (Kate) taking off from the Carrier Zuikaku. The pilots could be eather: Lt. Cmdr. Shigekazu Shimazaki,First Squadron Lt. Jyozo Iwami,Second Squadron Lt. Yoshiaki Tsubola,Third Squadron Aircraft were in second attack wave, against Hickam Field.
3. Why Do You Need To Know My Name? says:
7 Mar 2018 02:45:50 PM

This Text did not give me much information, I'm working on a school project about this picture and I only got one sentence out of it, and I need around two paragraphs (10 sentences)

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