Feb 09, 1942
USS Roe (DD 418) rescued 14 survivors from British freighter Ocean Venture, which was sunk by German submarine, U-108, the previous day near Cape Hatteras. Until being scuttled in 1945, U-108 sank a total of 26 Allied vessels, which included 4 American merchant ships.
Theater: Atlantic Theater
Source: Naval History & Heritage Command