THE BOMBARDMENT OF SABANG. 25 JULY 1944 ON BOARD THE DESTROYER HMS QUILLIAM. BATTLESHIPS, CRUISERS AND DESTROYERS OF THE EASTERN FLEET, SUPPORTED BY CARRIER-BORNE AIRCRAFT, BOMBARDED SABANG, THE JAPANESE HELD NAVAL BASE AT THE ENTRANCE TO THE STRAITS OF MALACCA. THE HARBOUR INSTALLATIONS WERE ALMOST COMPLETELY DESTROYED.

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Left to right: the cruiser HMS BLACK PRINCE, aircraft carrier HMS VICTORIOUS, a destroyer, HMS ILLUSTRIOUS, FS RICHELIEU, HMS RENOWN, HMS QUEEN ELIZABETH, and another destroyer.

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