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1930's Imperial Japanese Navy Postcard : Art of Rising Sun Flag & Battleship / vintage antique old military war art card - Japan War Art

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One of the Japanese ships that fought at Savo Island, the Kako.

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happy japanese navy airforce officers

Artificially coloured, this relatively unknown picture gives a good impression of the scale of 71000 ton, 18 in Japanese super-battleship Yamato - together with her sister Musashi, the largest such vessels ever built by a significant margin. Musashi was sunk in October 1944 and Yamato in April 1945, both by sustained air attack.

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