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Sea of Glory

A Novel Based on the True WWII Story of the Four Chaplains and the U.S.A.T. Dorchester

By Wales, Ken
2001, Broadman & Holman Publishers
ISBN 0805450009
The book is a fiction

Descripton: In 1943, the U.S.A.T. Dorchester was torpedoed by a German submarine en route to a top-secret radar installation in Greenland. The four Army chaplains on board were quite different from each other: a Methodist pastor, Jewish rabbi, Dutch Reformed minister, and Catholic priest. Yet in the terror following the attack by deadly U-boats, the chaplains united in a final sacrifice that transformed every survivor who saw it-and inspired one man to trade the bitterness of the past for the promise of the future.

The following pages link to this title
Ships hit by U-boats. Dorchester
U-boats of WWII. U-223
U-boat Commanders of WWII. W├Ąchter

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