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Pearl Harbor Attack - Kate (Type 97) Leaves Carrier

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This image depicts a Japanese plane leaving its aircraft carrier to attack Pearl Harbor on 7 December 1941. 

We learn more about this specific photo from the Naval History & Heritage Command:


A Japanese Navy Type 97 Carrier Attack Plane ("Kate") takes off from the aircraft carrier Shokaku, en route to attack Pearl Harbor, during the morning of 7 December 1941.


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Media Credits

Official U.S. Navy Photograph, National Archives Collection.

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