2.8.2005


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Jumping Ship
Associated Press Wirephoto, dated November 10, 1943

The crew of a German U-Boat crowd the conning tower of their submarine prior to jumping off the sinking vessel after a successful surface attack by the USS Card (CVE-11). Note the diving swordfish insignia on the tower, a crewman in the sea at upper left, and other sailors crowded on the sub's "Wintergarden" gun platform (right).

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