Pearl harbor the attack in color overview of pearl harbor taken sometime in the 1950s. Ford island the uss shaw dd 373 explosion can be seen in the background.
The explosion of the uss shaw dd 373.
Pearl harbor pictures in color. Subscribe to blog via email. Uss west virginia bb 48 foreground uss tennessee bb 43 background. Pearl harbor photos found in an old brownie stored in a foot locker.
Pearl harbor taken by surprise during the japanese aerial attack. Photographed from a japanese aircraft. A japanese bomber its diving flaps down was photographed by a us navy photographer as the plane approached its pearl harbor objective.
Uss tennessee with uss west virginia moored outboard. Adolf hitlers eye color in a rare color photo the burning monk 1963 donate and help us. Pacific fleet suffered the most damage its air defenses also took a beating.
Watch these amazing color photos. Interesting i think theyre spectacular. 24 harrowing pictures from the attack on pearl harbor.
Uss arizona burning intensely with uss vestal moored outboard. Navy as a japanese torpedo plane is shown being salvaged from the bottom of pearl harbor. Wreckage at naval air station pearl harbor.
But its rare to imagine old black and white photographs in color. Picture courtesy of the national archives and records administration. And uss maryland with uss oklahoma capsized alongside.
These photos are from a sailor who was on the uss quapaw atf 11o. The uss shaw explodes after being hit by bombs during the japanese surprise attack on pearl harbor hawaii in this december 7 1941 photo. A japanese aircraft takes off from either the zuikaku or shokaku.
But its rare to imagine old black and white photographs in color. This year marks the 75th anniversary of pearl harbor in 2016when color photography is a given. The 7 december 1941 japanese raid on pearl harbor was one of the great defining moments in history.
Wreckage identified by the us. Ships seen are from left to right. Newly colorized images have brought home the full horror of the japanese attack on pearl harbor on the 76th anniversary of the assault pictured the uss west virginia which was hit by seven.
Pearl harbor attack in images. Two servicemen sit on the wreckage of a bomber surrounded by dirt and sandbags in preparation for another wave of attackers. A single carefully planned and well executed stroke removed the united states navys battleship force as a possible threat to the japanese empires southward expansion.
One looks through binoculars and the other smokes a cigarette.