Bombs from a Japanese aircraft falling around the Dutch cruiser Java in the Gasper Strait east of Sumatra, Dutch East Indies, 15 Feb 1942

Caption   Bombs from a Japanese aircraft falling around the Dutch cruiser Java in the Gasper Strait east of Sumatra, Dutch East Indies, 15 Feb 1942 ww2dbase
Source    ww2dbaseAustralian War Memorial
Identification Code   305183
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Dutch East Indies Campaign, Java   Main article  Photos  Maps  
Photos on Same Day See all photos dated 15 Feb 1942
Added By C. Peter Chen
Added Date 20 Jul 2007
Licensing  Public Domain



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Visitor Submitted Comments

1. Gabriel Chistoni says:
14 Nov 2009 07:49:31 AM

the bombing didn't happen on Feb.27it happened 2 weeks before.
2. Kevin says:
11 Dec 2009 04:32:52 AM

Gabriel is correct, the photos were taken on 15th Feb during the 'Gasper Strait' sorte.

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