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Imperial Japanese Navy warships under Vice Admiral Nobutake Kondo head for Guadalcanal to bombard Henderson Field on November 14, 1942. Photographed from heavy cruiser Atago. Battlecruiser Kirishima (background) is preceded in formation by heavy cruiser Takao (centre). Kirishima was sunk in battle by the United States Navy battleship USS Washington hours after this photo was taken.

Date 14 November 1942
Source Hara, Tameichi, Japanese Destroyer Captain, Ballentine Books, 1961.
Author Unknown
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Public domain This photographic image was published before December 31st 1956, or photographed before 1946, under jurisdiction of the Government of Japan. Thus this photographic image is considered to be public domain according to article 23 of old copyright law of Japan and article 2 of supplemental provision of copyright law of Japan.
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