Naval History and Heritage Command

National Museum of the U.S. Navy

World War II:  Atlantic

This section contains artwork, recruiting posters, and photographs pertaining to the U.S. Navy and Marine Corps in the Atlantic during World War II. 

Image:  80-G-61597:  SS Pennsylvania Sun burning after being torpedoed by German submarine U-571 on July 15, 1942.  Official U.S. Navy Photograph, now in the collections of the National Archives.