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The Japanese battleship Yamato and a heavy cruiser, possibly Tone or Chikuma, in action in the battle off Samar. The photo was taken from an aircraft from USS Petrof Bay (CVE-80). There are three or four U.S. Navy planes visible, one is under fire in the foreground.

The Japanese battleship Yamato and a heavy cruiser, possibly Tone or Chikuma, in action in the battle off Samar. The photo was taken from an aircraft from USS Petrof Bay (CVE-80). There are three or four U.S. Navy planes visible, one is under fire in the foreground.