November 1942

Survivors of Torpedoed Ships Get Red Cross Clothing Kits

Volume 26, Issue 4

Washington, D. C.-Survivors of torpedoed ships will be supplied with emergency clothing kits by the Red Cross immediately upon their rescue at sea, Chairman Norman H. Davis announced today.

Provided at Navy Department request, the kits will become part of the regular stores of the Navy's inshore patrol boats, convoy boats, and other vessels engaged in rescue work.

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