Abandon Ship!by Richard F. Newcomb
"U.S. History - Military"|
|Year of Publication:||1958|
|Notes:||Subtitle: The Saga of the U.S.S. Indianapolis, the Navy's Greatest Sea Disaster|
After delivering the atomic bomb to Tinian, the U.S.S. Indianaopolis left for Leyte. It was torpedoed by a Japanes submarine and sank. The crew floated for more than four days before they were rescued, exposed to sun, thirst and sharks.