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USS Shaw Exploding

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DESCRIPTION

The forward magazines of the USS Shaw exploding after a Japanese bomb set the fore aflame as it sat in dock at Pearl Harbor. The midships and stern of the ship remained intact. The USS was rebuilt to serve in the rest of the war.

RECORD DETAILS

Image ID: 36557

Creation Date: 1941-12-07 

Creator Name: Unknown

City: Pearl Harbor

County: 

State: Hawaii

Collection Name: Williams, Alan North, 1912-2001 : Photographs, 1941-1946

Genre: Photograph

Original Format Type: photographic print, b&w

Original Format Number: M2002-155

Original Dimensions: 10 x 8 inches

SUBJECTS

Battles

Harbors

Military art and science

Naval history

Ocean

Warships

Water

World War, 1939-1945

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