Armored cruiser Izumo at Kobe, Japan, 1903Armored cruiser Izumo as seen on a postcard commemorating the Russo-Japanese WarArmored cruiser Izumo in Shanghai harbor, China, 1932Armored cruiser Izumo in Shanghai harbor, China, late 1937
Armored cruiser Izumo at Kobe, Japan, 1903Armored cruiser Izumo as seen on a postcard commemorating the Russo-Japanese WarArmored cruiser Izumo in Shanghai harbor, China, 1932Armored cruiser Izumo in Shanghai harbor, China, late 1937
USS Augusta at Shanghai, China, late May or early Jun 1939; note Japanese armored cruiser Izumo in far backgroundCapsized Izumo, Kure, Japan, Oct 1945; photo taken by USS Sigoney aircraft
USS Augusta at Shanghai, China, late May or early Jun 1939; note Japanese armored cruiser Izumo in far backgroundCapsized Izumo, Kure, Japan, Oct 1945; photo taken by USS Sigoney aircraft
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