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08-17-2005, 04:41 PM
This is a discussion thread for the following file:<br><br><b><a href=http://www.googleearthhacks.com/dlfile4024/Pearl-Harbor-X-(Overlay),-December-10,-1941.htm>Pearl Harbor X (Overlay), December 10, 1941</a></b><br><br>Vertical aerial view of the Pearl Harbor Navy Yard on 10 December 1941, showing damage from the Japanese raid three days earlier.<br /><br />
In upper center is the floating drydock YFD-2, with the destroyer Shaw (DD-373), whose bow was blown off, floating at an angle at one end.<br /><br />
The torpedoed cruiser Helena (CL-50) is in Drydock Number Two, in center, for repairs. She was the first ship to use that newly constructed dock.<br /><br />
Drydock Number One is just below Drydock Number Two. It holds the relatively undamaged battleship Pennsylvania (BB-3<img src="images/smilies/icon_cool.gif" border="0" alt="" title="" class="inlineimg" /> and the wrecked destroyers Cassin (DD-372), capsized, and Downes (DD-375).<br /><br />
Note dark oil streaks on the harbor surface.<br><br><img src=http://www.googleearthhacks.com/images/new/080505/885462pearl10-150.jpg>