|Caption||Â Â Â||USS Ward on fire and sinking after being struck by a Japanese special attack aircraft in Ormoc Bay, Philippines, 7 Dec 1944, three years to the day after she fired the first US shot of the Pacific War. ww2dbase|
|Source||Â Â Â||ww2dbaseUnited States Navy|
|Identification Code||Â Â Â||80-G-270773|
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|Photos on Same Day||Â||7 Dec 1944|
|Photos at Same Place||Â||Ormoc Bay, Leyte, Philippines|
|Added By||Â||David Stubblebine|
|Added Date||Â||1 Sep 2016|
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|Licensing||Â||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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