USS Tucker (DD-374) – Bruat Channel, Vanuatu

Description

U.S.S. Tucker (DD 374), Destroyer, was built with federal Public Works Administration (PWA) funds. The vessel served during World War II and was lost in the waters of the Republic of Vanuatu, 1944. The shipwreck is currently turning to reef.

Source notes

Wikipedia page: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/USS_Tucker_(DD-374)

Dive PlanIt, “Dive Site: USS Tucker, Santo, Vanuatu”
http://www.diveplanit.com/dive-site/uss-tucker-santo-vanuatu/

Federal Works Agency, Millions for Defense, Washington, DC: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1940.

“The New Deal Yard, 1933-1937, Part 2,” http://www.columbia.edu/~jrs9/BNY-Hist-ND2.html

Project originally submitted by Brent McKee on November 17, 2016.

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Location Info


Bruat Channel, Vanuatu

Coordinates: -15.5907, 167.1192

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