Photo of the 130 survivors of destroyer USS Borie on the flight deck of USS Card following a memorial service for the 27 shipmates lost in the sinking 2 Nov 1943 (photo about 8 Nov 1943).

Caption   Photo of the 130 survivors of destroyer USS Borie on the flight deck of USS Card following a memorial service for the 27 shipmates lost in the sinking 2 Nov 1943 (photo about 8 Nov 1943). ww2dbase
Source    ww2dbaseUnited States Navy
Identification Code   80-G-85287
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Photos on Same Day 8 Nov 1943
Photos at Same Place Atlantic Ocean
Added By David Stubblebine
Added Date 28 Jan 2021

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1. Commenter identity confirmed David Stubblebine says:
28 Oct 2021 04:43:11 PM

USS Borie lost 3 officers and 24 enlisted men when the ship went down. None of the fatalities came as the result of enemy action; all 157 aboard successfully abandoned ship and all those who died were lost in the icy water, many just too weak to get over the side of the rescuing destroyers.

Note the outline of Card’s forward elevator in the flight deck.

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