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USS Yorktown Midway sinking....
Item # 644056
September 16, 1942
THE BETHLEHEM GLOBE-TIMES, Pennsylvania, September 16, 1942
* USS Aircraft Carrier Yorktown sinking
* Battle of Midway aftermath
* World War II - WWII
The front page has a five column headline: "U. S. AIRCRAFT CARRIER YORKTOWN SUNK BY ENEMY SUBMARINE AFTER BEING DAMAGED IN MIDWAY BATTLE" with subheads and photo. (see) This sinking actually happened a few months earlier but this was when it was 1st made public making it still a first report.
Complete in 20 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally in nice condition.
Category: The 20th Century