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GEHFileBot
08-17-2005, 04:36 PM
This is a discussion thread for the following file:<br><br><b><a href=http://www.googleearthhacks.com/dlfile4018/Pearl-Harbor-V-(Overlay),-December-7,-1941.htm>Pearl Harbor V (Overlay), December 7, 1941</a></b><br><br>Vertical aerial view of "Battleship Row", beside Ford Island, soon after USS Arizona was hit by bombs and her forward magazines exploded. Photographed from a Japanese aircraft.<br /><br />
Ships seen are (from left to right): USS Nevada; USS Arizona (burning intensely) with USS Vestal moored outboard; USS Tennessee with USS West Virginia moored outboard; and USS Maryland with USS Oklahoma capsized alongside.<br /><br />
Smoke from bomb hits on Vestal and West Virginia is also visible.<br /><br />
Japanese inscription in lower left states that the photograph has been reproduced under Navy Ministry authorization.<br><br><img src=http://www.googleearthhacks.com/images/new/080505/834305pearl05-150.jpg>