Tone class cruiser with damaged stern
Here we see a Tone class cruiser that is still moving at good speed, despite a badly damaged stern, which appears to have been chopped off. That part of the ship was dedicated to the operation of her float planes, and the relatively open rear deck can be seen here.
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Rickard, J (31 December 2019), Tone class cruiser with damaged stern , http://www.historyofwar.org/Pictures/pictures_tone_class_cruiser_damaged.html