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The destroyer Sazanami of the Fubuki class, Amagiri type, was, together with her sister ship Usio, tasked with the bombardment of Midway while the First Air Fleet was attacking Pearl Harbor. The ships of this class displaced 1,700 tons, were 372 feet in length, 34 feet beam and drew 10 feet. They were armed with six 5-inch, 50 caliber guns, four anti-aircraft machine guns and nine 21-inch torpedo tubes.

See also: First Air Fleet; Pearl Harbor; Usio

You can find out more about the Battle of Midway in the following Osprey book:

CAMPAIGN 62 Midway 1942