P-40 fighters and hangars burning at Wheeler Field, US Territory of Hawaii, 7 Dec 1941; photo taken from a Japanese aircraft

Caption   P-40 fighters and hangars burning at Wheeler Field, US Territory of Hawaii, 7 Dec 1941; photo taken from a Japanese aircraft ww2dbase
Source    ww2dbaseUnited States Navy National Museum of Naval Aviation
Identification Code   1996.488.029.041
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Photos on Same Day See all photos dated 7 Dec 1941
Added By C. Peter Chen
Added Date 16 Jul 2007

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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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1. Anonymous says:
5 Feb 2008 08:24:56 PM

Wheeler Field is in on the Hawaiian Island of Oahu and was attacked during the Pearl Harbor Raid!

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