USS Fiske DE 143 Stern Up

USS FISKE DE 143

Ship's stern floating in the North Atlantic on 2 August 1944, after she was broken in two by a
torpedo from the German submarine U-804. This section had to be sunk by gunfire.
Photographed from an airplane based on USS Wake Island (CVE-65).

Official U.S. Navy Photograph, now in the collections of the National Archives, Photo #: 80-G-270260

 

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