SS Merak and Diamond Shoals Lightship Shipwreck

Shipwreck diver Dave Sommers gave an illustrated talk about the August 6th, 1918 German U-Boat attack that sank the SS Merak and the… read more

Shipwreck diver Dave Sommers gave an illustrated talk about the August 6th, 1918 German U-Boat attack that sank the SS Merak and the Diamond Shoals Lightship off the coast of North Carolina. Mr. Sommers also detailed his shipwreck diving career and showed photos from the Merak and Diamond Shoals shipwreck sites. This event is part of a day-long symposium at the Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum in Hatteras, North Carolina to mark the 100th anniversary of the World War I German U-Boat campaign on the Atlantic coast. close

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SS Merak and Diamond Shoals Lightship Shipwreck

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Program ID:
449671-4
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Hatteras, North Carolina, United States
First Aired:
Sep 23, 2018 | 3:04pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Oct 12, 2018 | 4:45am EDT | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • Sep 23, 2018 | 3:04pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 24, 2018 | 7:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 11, 2018 | 8:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 12, 2018 | 12:23am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 12, 2018 | 4:45am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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