Wounded American sailor Robert J. Croak aboard the Spencer

Wounded American sailor Robert J. Croak

Wounded American motor machinist’s mate first class Robert J. Croak aboard Spencer US Coast Guard ship (USCGC Spencer).

Injuries were sustained as a result of friendly fire from merchant ships of the HX-233 maritime convoy during the Spencer attack of the U-175 submarine.



Location: Atlantic
Photo date: April 17-19, 1943
Author photo: Jack January

In : 1943

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