Captured Japanese photograph taken aboard a Japanese carrier before the attack on Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, December 7, 1941.
80-G-30549. National Archives Identifier: 520599
Captured Japanese photograph taken during the December 7, 1941, attack on Pearl Harbor. In the distance, the smoke rises from Hickam Field.
80-G-30550. National Archives Identifier: 520600
"USS SHAW exploding during the Japanese raid on Pearl Harbor."
December 7, 1941. 80-G-16871. National Archives Identifier: 520590
"The USS ARIZONA burning after the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor."
December 7, 1941. 80-G-32420. National Archives Identifier: 520601
"Pearl Harbor, T.H. taken by surprise, during the Japanese aerial attack. USS WEST VIRGINIA aflame."
December 7, 1941. 80-G-19947. National Archives Identifier: 520594
Surrender of American troops at Corregidor, Philippine Islands
May 1942. 208-AA-80B-1. National Archives Identifier: 535553
"The March of Death. Along the March [on which] these prisoners were photographed, they have their hands tied behind their backs.
The March of Death was about May 1942, from Bataan to Cabanatuan, the prison camp." 127-N-114541. National Archives Identifier: 532548
"This picture, captured from the Japanese, shows American prisoners using improvised litters to carry those of their comrades who, from the lack of food or water on the march from Bataan, fell along the road."
Philippines, May 1942. 208-AA-288BB-2. National Archives Identifier: 535565
The pictures described in this list are from the holdings of the Still Picture Branch (NNSP) of the National Archives and Records Administration.
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