Category Archives: North Atlantic

Updates to “1943 – USS Duane Signaling Navy Blimp” Post

I would like to thank Mark Lutz, who is a visitor of this site for sending me some great information regarding WWII blimps. He has sent me what is likely some much more accurate information than I had previously posted … Continue reading

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April 1943 – Depth charges dropped on U-Boat in North Atlantic

In this image, the crew of the USS Spencer (or possibly the USS Duane) can be seen dropping depth charges on a German U-Boat in the North Atlantic. This is likely part of the same event where the USS Duane … Continue reading

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1943 – USS Duane Signaling Navy Blimp

In this image, we have a US Navy blimp signaling the USS Duane. If you look closely at the blimp, you can see that it has a signaling light turned on. Unfortunately, the location date and photographer are completely unknown. … Continue reading

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April 1943 – Coast Guard rescues men from destroyed Nazi U-Boat

This next photograph from the John Baker’s Warbook is the only one that I have found reproduced anywhere else as it is officially USCG photo 1591. This  The photo is of Nazi soldiers being helped aboard a Coast Guard cutter … Continue reading

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