USS Northampton tows the USS Hornet underway in the Pacific Ocean during Battle of Santa Cruz in World War II.
Pacific Ocean Date:1942, October 26 Duration:1 min 41 sec Sound:NO SOUND
U.S. Navy during the Battle of Santa Cruz Islands in the Pacific during World War 2. The heavy cruiser, USS Northampton (CA-26) attempting to tow the severely damaged Carrier, USS Hornet (CV-8), while under attack by Japanese aircraft. Stern section of USS Northampton. USS Hornet listing very heavily towards single-stack Sims class destroyer in the foreground. Crew firing guns from Hornet. Flak bursting in the sky over Hornet during a Japanese torpedo attack.
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