(underwater images courtesy of
|The Halsey was a
433 foot tanker that was built in 1920. In May 1942, the Halsey was
steaming from Corpus Christi, TX to New York with a volatile petroleum
cargo , when she entered the patrol area of the German submarine U-333.
Split apart by the sub’s torpedoes, the Halsey now lies in three
sections off Fort Pierce, FL in 65 fsw.
(l) The Halsey's deckhouse; (r) Broken amidships
remains of the Halsey.
(l) Twain deck remains; (r) Part of an evaporator.
(l) Bulkhead remains.; (r) Hold ladder.
(l) Rudder.; (r) View of stern.