BROWSE ITEMS TAGGED "SHIPS"
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British Ship Patrols for Subs

British Patrols for Subs

April 10, 1942

Several British ships assisted the U.S. Navy with combating the German submarine threat off the southeastern coast...

Tags: Georgia | Ships | Submarine Combat | World War II
Sinking Ship After Sub Attack

German Sub Attack

ca. April 1942

Captain Thomas H. Newman (aka "Captain Tom"), who was investigated by Naval Intelligence, led profitable recovery operations...

Tags: Florida | Investigations | Ships | Submarine Combat | World War II
Report of Sub Attack

Report of SuNKEN SHIP

June 12, 1942

After a German submarine sunk a ship, the District Intelligence Office authored a report detailing the incident. This is the report...

Tags: Florida | Intelligence Service | Ships | Submarine Combat |
World War II
Recovery Operations for Ship

Recovery Operations

ca. May 1942

The SS Republic was torpedoed off of Hobe Sound, Florida in March 1942. Captain Thomas H. Newman, who would later...

Tags: Florida | Investigations | Ships | World War II
British Captain Colin Montgomery

Captain Colin Montgomery

November 16, 1944

Captain Colin Montgomery, brother of Field Marshal Bernard Montgomery, was Chaplain of the British Hospital Ship "Dorsetshire"...

Tags: Chaplains | Health | Ships | South Carolina | World War II
Wounded Soldiers Aboard Hospital Ships

wounded soldiers

1943-1944

Wounded soldiers were often transported back to the United States from battlefields all over the world in hospital ships...

Tags: Health | Ships | Soldiers | South Carolina | World War II
U.S. Hospital Ships

U.S. Hospital Ships

1944

Wounded soldiers were often transported back to the United States from battlefields all over the world in hospital ships...

Tags: Health | Ships | South Carolina | World War II
Drawings and Plans of Liberty Ships

Liberty Ships

1942

At the start of World War II, America's ship fleet was aging and on the verge of becoming obsolete. Liberty ships were designed...

Tags: Florida | Ships | World War II