Japanese transport Buyo Maru beginning to sink after being struck by USS Wahoo's torpedo north of New Guinea, 26 Jan 1943; seen from USS Wahoo's periscope

Caption   Japanese transport Buyo Maru beginning to sink after being struck by USS Wahoo's torpedo north of New Guinea, 26 Jan 1943; seen from USS Wahoo's periscope ww2dbase
Source    ww2dbaseUnited States National Archives
Identification Code   80-G-39746
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New Guinea-Papua Campaign, Phase 2   Main article  Photos  
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Photos on Same Day See all photos dated 26 Jan 1943
Added By C. Peter Chen
Added Date 2 Apr 2008

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