File:USS California sinking-Pearl Harbor.jpg

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English: The U.S. Navy battleship USS California (BB-44) slowly sinking alongside Ford Island, Pearl Harbor, Hawaii (USA), as a result of bomb and torpedo damage, 7 December 1941. The destroyer USS Shaw (DD-373) is burning in the floating dry dock YFD-2 in the left distance. The battleship USS Nevada (BB-36) is beached in the left-center distance.
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Source Official U.S. Navy photograph 80-G-32456, now in the collections of the National Archives and Records Administration Still Pictures Unit, Archives II, College Park, MD. Photo citation number remains 80-G-32456. U.S. Navy National Museum of Naval Aviation photo No. 1996.488.029.029
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This file is a work of a sailor or employee of the U.S. Navy, taken or made as part of that person's official duties. As a work of the U.S. federal government, the image is in the public domain in the United States.
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current21:09, 5 April 2010Thumbnail for version as of 21:09, 5 April 20101,899 × 1,495 (1.26 MB)Cobatfor (talk | contribs)NMNA photo without caption
17:00, 22 August 2005Thumbnail for version as of 17:00, 22 August 2005740 × 615 (95 KB)Bradipus (talk | contribs)USS California sinking. Pearl Harbor Collection of [http://www.history.navy.mil/photos/images pictures taken by military personnel] {{PD-USGov-Military}}
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