VIS 76.01.02 Battle of Midway

Battle of Midway

Title Battle of Midway
Photographer Unknown
Description View of the U.S.S. Atlanta III (left) and another unidentified ship during the Battle of Midway.
Geographic Location Pacific Ocean
Subject Cruisers (Warships)--United States
Government vessels--United States
Vessels--United States
World War, 1939-1945
Corporate Name Atlanta (Light cruiser: CL-51)
Date Original 1942 June 4
Date Digital 2006
Type 8 x 10 in. black and white print
Digital Format JPEG
Catalogue Number VIS 76.01.02
Collection U.S.S. Atlanta Photograph Collection
Related Collections MSS 221 U.S.S. Atlanta Collection
Publisher Kenan Research Center, Atlanta History Center, 130 West Paces Ferry Road, Atlanta, GA 30305
Rights This material is protected by copyright law. (Title 17, U.S Code) Permission ofr use must be cleared through The Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center. Licensing agreement may be required.
Notes The USS Atlanta III was a light cruiser and sank in November of 1942 in the naval battle of Guadalcanal.
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