November 1, 2002

OPEN-SEA RESCUE

A wounded German crewman from a sunken U-boat is transferred
via a cable litter from a U.S. destroyer to a "baby" aircraft carrier
somewhere in the Atlantic. The sailor's sub was bombed, strafed,
and sent to the bottom by planes from the carrier. Associated
Press WirePhoto dated November 10, 1943,
from the Webmaster's collection.