Easter service aboard USCGC Duane - 1944
Hermann Kohler staring bewildered on the deck of USCGC Spencer.
Could you imagine having your submarine hit with depth charges, forced to surface, fired upon with deck guns, only to swim into the safety and care of the people who caused it all?
War is a strange thing.
Crew of U-175 boarding USCGC ‘Spencer’ - The ship that destroyed their sub.
Crew of the destroyed U-175 climbing aboard USCG Cutter Duane.
USCG Cutter ‘Spencer’ deploying depth charges against U-175.