Yamato Japanese super-dreadnought battleship
Yamato makes evasive maneuvers during operation "Ten-Go", attempting to avoid further hits by attack from U.S. carrier planes, 7 April 1945. A fire burns amidships from a previous attacks, but Yamato steams on at 15-20 knots, not listing at this point. Photographed by a plane from USS Yorktown (CV-10).
Source: U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command Photograph (# NH 62581), courtesy of the collection of Fleet Admiral Chester W. Nimitz, USN.