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1942 USS Yorktown Midway sinking....

Item # 701106

September 16, 1942

FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Mass., September 16, 1942

* USS Aircraft Carrier Yorktown sinking
* Battle of Midway aftermath
* World War II - WWII

The front page has a banner headline: "NAVY REVEALS LOSS OF YORKTOWN" 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 12 pages, light toning and at the margins, irregular along the spine, generally in nice condition.

Category: The 20th Century