Hiryu

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Hiryu Japanese aircraft carrier.  Built in 1937 and sunk at Midway during World War Two.  Photographs and history of the carrier Hiryu.

Hiryu 16th November 1937 Scuttled on 5th June 1942 after taking heavy damage from US bombs at Midway.

Hiryu shown on trials during 1939.  Photo sent in by Mr A D Burdin