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80-G-61599 SS Pennsylvania Sun

SS Pennsylvania Sun
Title: SS Pennsylvania Sun
Description: (U.S. Merchant Tanker, 1938) Burning after she was torpedoed by the German Submarine U-571 about 125 miles west of Key West, Florida, on 15 July 1942. Photographed from a Naval Air Station, Key West, aircraft. Pennsylvania Sun was saved and returned to service. Official U.S. Navy Photograph, now in the collections of the National Archives.
Catalog #: 80-G-61599
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