National Geographic : 1945 May
U.S.Coast Guard, Official That Living Ships May Not Perish, a Dead Merchantman Absorbs the Blows ofaMountainous Wave At high tide her gun tub contains only salt water. A neighboring punching bag, the tall caisson on the left, retains itsflak gun. Seen through thefoam, afreighter rides the storm outside the harbor walls. Waves like this wrecked the American installations (opposite and page 576).