Explosion of the destroyer “Shaw” during a raid on Pearl Harbor

destroyer Shaw

Explosion of ammunition on the destroyer “Shaw” (USS Shaw) during the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor.
Explosion on the destroyer “Shaw” occurred at 9.30 as a result of a fire caused by the entry of three Japanese aerial bombs. Destroyer “Shaw” was badly damaged, but later it was repaired and again put into operation.

 

Place of photo: Pearl Harbor, USA
Date of the photo: December 1941

 

Source: www.defenseimagery.mil.

In : 1941

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