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Type: Black-and-white photographs | StillImage
Title: Battle of Midway
Date: 1942 June 4
Description: View of the U.S.S. Atlanta III (left) and another unidentified ship during the Battle of Midway.

Battleships; world war ii; ww ii

The USS Atlanta III was a light cruiser and sank in November of 1942 in the naval battle of Guadalcanal.

Subjects: Atlanta (Light cruiser : CL-51) | Warships--Pacific Ocean--History--World War, 1939-1945 | Midway, Battle of, 1942 | Government vessels--Pacific Ocean--History--World War, 1939-1945 | Cruisers (Warships)--Pacific Ocean--History--World War, 1939-1945 | Ships--Pacific Ocean--History--World War, 1939-1945 | United States--History, Naval | Naval battles--Pacific Ocean | Artillery--Pacific Ocean | World War, 1939-1945 | World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Pacific Ocean | World War, 1939-1945--Naval operations | Pacific Ocean--History, Naval--World War, 1939-1945 | Armored vessels--Pacific Ocean | War | Battles--Pacific Ocean | Naval art and science--Pacific Ocean | Ocean | Bodies of water | Pacific Ocean
Contributors: Atlanta History Center
Online Publisher: Atlanta, Ga. : Kenan Research Center, Atlanta History Center, 2006
Original Material: U.S.S. Atlanta Photograph Collection, Kenan Research Center, Atlanta History Center, Atlanta, Ga.
Rights and Usage: This material is protected by copyright law. (Title 17, U.S. Code) Permission for use must be cleared through the Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center. Licensing agreement may be required.
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Related Institutions: Atlanta History Center
Collection Information: U.S.S. Atlanta Photograph Collection, 1942