Atlantic convoy

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Title

Atlantic convoy

Subject

Battle of the Atlantic, Second World War

Description

Image of US Merchant Navy vessel in Atlantic convoy, taken for USCGC Spenser, one of the largest cutters in the Coast Guard fleet, escorting Convoy HX-233 across the North Atlantic to the United Kingdom. This is part of a dramatic sequence of photographs documenting the attack and capture of German U-bat U-175 on April 17, 1943. More information is available on the URL link to the US Coast Guard web-site, below.

Creator

USCG photographer

Publisher

United States Coast Guard

Date

c. 1943

Contributor

U.S. Department of Homeland Security

Rights

This photograph is in the public domain, taken by a US Coast Guard official photographer,

Relation

https://www.uscg.mil/history/webcutters/spencervsu175.asp

Type

Still image

Identifier

Photo No. 3321

Coverage

North Atlantic Ocean

Files

Atlantic Convoy , Battle of the Atlantic, USGSC Spencer 3321_300.jpg

Citation

USCG photographer, “Atlantic convoy,” Norumbega, accessed October 21, 2018, http://norumbega.org/items/show/6.

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