Bombardment of Kamaishi, Japan,14 July 1945_02

Battleships and heavy cruisers steam in column off Kamaishi,at the time they bombarded the iron works there, as seen from USS South Dakota (BB-57). USS Indiana (BB-58) is the nearest ship,followed by USS Massachusetts (BB-59). Cruisers Chicago (CA-136) and Quincy (CA-71) bring up the rear.

Official U.S. Navy Photograph, now in the collections of the National Archives. NHHC :80-G-490143