Photo of USS Abner Read, a WWII destroyer, with a severed hull.

Washington Post Reports Project Recover Locates Stern of USS Abner Read, WWII Destroyer

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Alaska July 2018: In a mission funded by NOAA, Project Recover located the stern of USS Abner Read, a WWII destroyer, off the coast of Alaska. The stern of USS Abner Read was torn off the destroyer in an explosion in the early morning hours of August 18th, 1943. The stern plunged 200’ into the depths of the Bering Sea, …