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|96k||"COAST GUARD DEPTH CHARGES SCORE IN LAST U-BOAT KILLING: Off Point Judith, Rhode Island, crewmen of the Coast Guard-manned frigate watch the surface boil as a pattern of depth charges scores the final kill in the long, uphill battle against Nazi U-boats in the Atlantic. Working in teamwork with three Navy vessels, the Coast Guard ship destroyed the submarine on Sunday, May 6, 1945. The Moberly operates as a unit of the Atlantic Fleet." Moberly has just fired a hedgehog pattern as the charges drop in a circular pattern ahead of the frigate.
U.S. Coast Guard photo 4557
|118k||Moberly's hedgehog charges explode as they hit the ocean's floor.
U.S. Navy photo NRL(MOD) 29402
|202k||A depth-charge pattern exploding around the ill-fated U-853 on the morning of 6 May 1945. Moberly was assisted by USS Atherton (DE-169) and USS Ericsson (DD-440).
Photo from "United States Destroyer Operations in World War II", by Theodore Roscoe
|137k||Whaleboat retrieving wreckage from the oil slick left after U-853 was sunk off Block Island by Moberly and Atherton [DE 169], 6 May 1945.
Naval Historical Center photo NH 48878
|103k||"Scratch another U-boat." Crewman paints an "authorized" U-boat silouette aboard Moberly for receiving credit for the destruction of the U-853.
U.S. Coast Guard photo 2451
|121k||Off San Francisco, CA in early 1946.
Naval Historical Center photo NH 79077
|01||LCDR Leslie B. Tollaksen, USCG - Awarded the Bronze Star (1945)||11 December 1944 - 1945|
|02||LCDR Berthold Papanek, USCGR||1945 - 10 May 1946|
|03||LT Carl McNulty, USN||10 May 1946 - 12 August 1946|
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