USS Pierce, a destroyer in the 3rd recovery area steams toward its position off Grand Turk Island on May 24, 1962.  The Pierce assisted during the recovery pick-up of the Aurora 7 and then sailed for Roosevelt Roads.<br />
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USS Pierce, a destroyer in the 3rd recovery area steams toward its position off Grand Turk Island on May 24, 1962. The Pierce assisted during the recovery pick-up of the Aurora 7 and then sailed for Roosevelt Roads.
Credit: NASA via CNP

Filename: 052462Carpenter06.jpg
Source: Consolidated News Photos
Date: 24 May 1962
Location: Cape Canaveral Florida United States of America
Credit: NASA via CNP
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