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Sullivan Brothers

One of the great tragedies of World War II, when five brothers were lost on the same ship, is remembered at two museums.

Day after day, the sun, the sea, and the sharks cut down the men who clung to the “doughnut” raft: Seaman Heyn’s Story from the Naval Archives

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