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Cruiser USS Northampton making preparations to take the stricken USS Hornet (Yorktown-class) under tow, Battle of Santa Cruz Islands, 26 Oct 1942. Note destroyer USS Russell alongside HornetDestroyer USS Russell coming alongside the stricken USS Hornet (Yorktown-class) in one of the last photographs of the carrier before she was scuttled, Battle of Santa Cruz Islands, 26 Oct 1942.
Cruiser USS Northampton making preparations to take the stricken USS Hornet (Yorktown-class) under tow, Battle of Santa Cruz Islands, 26 Oct 1942. Note destroyer USS Russell alongside Hornet's port side. Photo 1 of 2.Destroyer USS Russell coming alongside the stricken USS Hornet (Yorktown-class) in one of the last photographs of the carrier before she was scuttled, Battle of Santa Cruz Islands, 26 Oct 1942.
Destroyer USS Russell coming alongside the stricken USS Hornet (Yorktown-class) with cruiser USS Northampton standing off (right), Battle of Santa Cruz Islands, 26 Oct 1942. Photo 1 of 2.Destroyer USS Russell coming alongside the stricken USS Hornet (Yorktown-class) with cruiser USS Northampton standing off (right), Battle of Santa Cruz Islands, 26 Oct 1942. Photo 2 of 2.
Destroyer USS Russell coming alongside the stricken USS Hornet (Yorktown-class) with cruiser USS Northampton standing off (right), Battle of Santa Cruz Islands, 26 Oct 1942. Photo 1 of 2.Destroyer USS Russell coming alongside the stricken USS Hornet (Yorktown-class) with cruiser USS Northampton standing off (right), Battle of Santa Cruz Islands, 26 Oct 1942. Photo 2 of 2.
Destroyer USS Shaw transferring survivors of sunken destroyer USS Porter to battleship USS South Dakota (foreground) while underway toward Efate, New Hebrides, 28 Oct 1942.Line crossing ceremony aboard light cruiser USS Montpelier, circa 30 Dec 1942; note SOC-1 aircraft in background
Destroyer USS Shaw transferring survivors of sunken destroyer USS Porter to battleship USS South Dakota (foreground) while underway toward Efate, New Hebrides, 28 Oct 1942.Line crossing ceremony aboard light cruiser USS Montpelier, circa 30 Dec 1942; note SOC-1 aircraft in background
USS Wahoo providing food and water to crew of a becalmed fishing boat, circa Jan 1943; three fishermen had already died before being discovered by WahooHarusame heavily damaged as viewed from periscope of USS Wahoo, off Wewak, New Guinea, 24 Jan 1943
USS Wahoo providing food and water to crew of a becalmed fishing boat, circa Jan 1943; three fishermen had already died before being discovered by WahooHarusame heavily damaged as viewed from periscope of USS Wahoo, off Wewak, New Guinea, 24 Jan 1943
Men working in the control room aboard USS Wahoo, 27 Jan 1943 while at 300 feet during a depth charge attack by a Japanese destroyer. They had taken 6 depth charges and were awaiting more.Fletcher-class destroyer painted in Measure 21 blue paint cutting through the waves close aboard the carrier USS Saratoga in the Pacific, circa 1943.
Men working in the control room aboard USS Wahoo, 27 Jan 1943 while at 300 feet during a depth charge attack by a Japanese destroyer. They had taken 6 depth charges and were awaiting more.Fletcher-class destroyer painted in Measure 21 blue paint cutting through the waves close aboard the carrier USS Saratoga in the Pacific, circa 1943.
United States Navy Photographers Mate Don Garber in his flying helmet ready for an aerial photography flight from USS Saratoga, circa 1943.USS Wahoo at sea off Midway Atoll, 6 Apr 1943. Note that censors have blacked out the escorting vessels.
United States Navy Photographers Mate Don Garber in his flying helmet ready for an aerial photography flight from USS Saratoga, circa 1943.USS Wahoo at sea off Midway Atoll, 6 Apr 1943. Note that censors have blacked out the escorting vessels.
West Virginia off Pearl Harbor after temporary repairs, 30 Apr 1943Flight deck of the USS Yorktown (Essex-class) crowded with aircraft, May 1943 in the Pacific. While he is not credited with this photo, this is probably a Charles Kerlee photograph.
West Virginia off Pearl Harbor after temporary repairs, 30 Apr 1943Flight deck of the USS Yorktown (Essex-class) crowded with aircraft, May 1943 in the Pacific. While he is not credited with this photo, this is probably a Charles Kerlee photograph.
SBD-3 Dauntless, F4F-4 Wildcat, and TBF-1 Avenger aircraft aboard USS Enterprise, northeast of Nouméa, New Caledonia, 2 May 1943; note USS Washington in background20mm Oerlikon position aboard USS New Jersey, Pacific Ocean, 21 Jul 1943
SBD-3 Dauntless, F4F-4 Wildcat, and TBF-1 Avenger aircraft aboard USS Enterprise, northeast of Nouméa, New Caledonia, 2 May 1943; note USS Washington in background20mm Oerlikon position aboard USS New Jersey, Pacific Ocean, 21 Jul 1943
40mm Bofors position aboard USS New Jersey at sea, Pacific Ocean, 21 Jul 1943Airship flying near USS New Jersey, Pacific Ocean, 21 Jul 1943
40mm Bofors position aboard USS New Jersey at sea, Pacific Ocean, 21 Jul 1943Airship flying near USS New Jersey, Pacific Ocean, 21 Jul 1943
Officers of USS New Jersey, Pacific Ocean, 21 Jul 1943, photo 1 of 2Officers of USS New Jersey, Pacific Ocean, 21 Jul 1943, photo 2 of 2
Officers of USS New Jersey, Pacific Ocean, 21 Jul 1943, photo 1 of 2Officers of USS New Jersey, Pacific Ocean, 21 Jul 1943, photo 2 of 2

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