End of a U-boat

Object Title

End of a U-boat

End of a U-boat

Date

1943

Reference

BEN 55

Level

Item

Scope and Content

Picture series to illustrate official press notice fore Tuesday morning papers, June 1st, 1943, of the sinking of a U-boat in the Mediterranean by HM Destroyers WHEATLAND and EASTON which stalked the submarine through the heavy rainstorms before finally making the kill. Picutre shows: Picture from HMS WHEATLAND as HMS EASTON came alongside the already settling U-boat.

Numbered BT.7676D.

Extent

1 photograph

Access Conditions

Open access

Contents

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