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Midway Atoll, 24 November Eastern Island, with the airfield, is in the foreground. The other island is Sand Island.

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USS Yorktown is hit on the port side, amidships, by a Japanese Type 91 aerial torpedo during the mid-afternoon attack by planes from the carrier Hiryu, in the Battle of Midway, on June 1942 -Pin it by GUSTAVO BUESO-JACQUIER

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A attack misses Hiryū; this was taken between A Shotai of three Zeros is lined up near the bridge. This was one of several combat air patrols launched during the day.