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Pearl Harbor attack as seen by the attackers

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Title

Pearl Harbor attack as seen by the attackers

Subject

Aerial bombings; Battlefields; Battleships; Naval aviation

Description

This photograph was taken by a Japanese naval aviator in the first moments of the Pearl Harbor attack. A very high plume of water is visible between USS Oklahoma and USS West Virginia on the far side of Ford Island. Also visible is a Japanese Val dive bomber pulling away just below the tank farm.

Creator

Unknown

Source

USS Arizona Collection (AZ 517)

Date

1941-12-07

Rights

Permission to use must be obtained from the University of Arizona Libraries, Special Collections.

Format

jpeg

Identifier

AZ 517 Box 27 Folder 10; Accession # 73-2-1

Coverage

Pearl Harbor (Hawaii)

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

Photographic print

Files

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Citation

Unknown, “Pearl Harbor attack as seen by the attackers,” Special Collections Online Exhibits, accessed September 22, 2021, https://speccoll.library.arizona.edu/online-exhibits/items/show/930.

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