A bomb exploding off port quarter of a Japanese cargo ship in Simpson Harbor, Rabaul, New Britain, 2 Nov 1943; note Haguro in center distance and USAAF 3rd Bomb Group B-25 bomber in lower left; photo 1 of 2

Caption   A bomb exploding off port quarter of a Japanese cargo ship in Simpson Harbor, Rabaul, New Britain, 2 Nov 1943; note Haguro in center distance and USAAF 3rd Bomb Group B-25 bomber in lower left; photo 1 of 2
Source   United States Navy Naval History and Heritage Command
Identification Code   NH 95560
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Added By C. Peter Chen

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Historical Name Rabaul, New Britain, Australian New Guinea
Lat/Long -4.2203, 152.1668

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