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Re: longest cruise
Posted by: Eric-Jan Bakker ()
Date: September 09, 2010 05:39PM
The first patrol with U-196 became famous even though he sank only two ships of some 12,000 tons. But it was the longest patrol a U-boat or other submarine ever made in wartime. U-196 left Kiel on 13 March, 1943 and reached Bordeaux on 23 October, 1943, 225 days later.
|longest cruise||Adam Thompson||09/09/2010 07:03AM|
|Re: longest cruise||Eric-Jan Bakker||09/09/2010 05:28PM|
|Re: longest cruise||Eric-Jan Bakker||09/09/2010 05:39PM|
|Re: longest cruise||Adam Thompson||09/10/2010 11:41PM|
|Re: longest cruise||jcrt||09/12/2010 06:48PM|
|Re: longest cruise||Eric-Jan Bakker||09/13/2010 01:18PM|