U.S. Coast Guard disaster, the USS Serpens — Pacific Paratrooper

The sinking of the ammunition ship USS Serpens in January 1945 was the single deadliest day in the history of the Coast Guard. The gigantic explosion, which killed 250 sailors and almost vaporized the ship, was blamed on an accident involving the ship’s explosive cargo. Now, new allegations push the theory that the ship was actually attacked […]

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2 Responses to U.S. Coast Guard disaster, the USS Serpens — Pacific Paratrooper

  1. GP Cox says:

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