During World War II nearly 400 merchant vessels were sunk or damaged by German U-boats off the Atlantic coast. Almost 5000 individuals were killed or injured. On this date, Jue 24, 1942 the cargo ship, "Nordal," was lost at Ocracoke.
Lou Ann spends much of the summer on Ocracoke, and makes frequent visits throughout the year. She enjoys making short videos as she goes "out and about" around the island and elsewhere. She posts her videos on her blog. You can watch them here: