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Wake Island : first Jap cruiser of the war sent to bottom by U.S. Marine fighting plane

Date: 1942 | Identifier: 313.os1
Watercolor print of a sinking Japanese cruiser done by Arthur Beaumont. Shows a fighting scene from the Battle of Wake Island during World War II, dramatized in the Paramount movie "Wake Island." more...