|Caption||As her own torpedo warheads explode aboard USS Lexington, an aircraft is blown over the side in the Battle of the Coral Sea, 8 May 1942 at 1727 hours local time. Destroyer Hammann is backing down at left. ww2dbase|
|Source||ww2dbaseUnited States Navy|
|Photos on Same Day||8 May 1942|
|Photos at Same Place||Pacific Ocean|
|Added By||David Stubblebine|
|Added Date||1 Sep 2016|
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|Licensing||Public Domain. According to the United States copyright law (United States Code, Title 17, Chapter 1, Section 105), in part, "[c]opyright protection under this title is not available for any work of the United States Government".|
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