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Burning tanker SS R.P. Resor off the coast of New Jersey, United States after being torpedoed by German submarine U-578. Resor burned for 46 hours after being torpedoed before grounding off Barnegat Light.

Caption   Burning tanker SS R.P. Resor off the coast of New Jersey, United States after being torpedoed by German submarine U-578. Resor burned for 46 hours after being torpedoed before grounding off Barnegat Light. ww2dbase
Source    ww2dbaseUnited States Library of Congress
Identification Code   LC-USZ62-99396
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Photos on Same Day See all photos dated 27 Feb 1942
Added By David Stubblebine
Added Date 16 Nov 2019

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Licensing  Public Domain



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