USS DOHERTY DE 14 B29 Rescue

USS DOHERTY DE 14

"My mother saved this, from the Oakland Tribune, 1945".
The photo shows a B-29 sinking after being struck by enemy fire. USS DOHERTY rescued the pilot and crew members. After the rescue, DOHERTY completed the sinking by gun fire.

Photos submitted by Howard Yoder EM 2/c

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