Lt. Clemmer - 02

Providing medical care for the subchaser crews at Otranto meant that Dr. Clemmer often had to move from ship to ship. In a pinch, this was accomplished by transferring him by rope from the mother ship to the chaser, as shown in this photograph:

Photo of transferring a man to a chaser courtesy of Leon Clemmer, son of Dr. Leon Clemmer of USS Leonidas.