A rocket attack on the German Type VIIC Submarine U-758 by TBF Avengers from USS Block Island northeast of the Azores, 11 Jan 1944. Note two rockets hitting just astern of the U-Boat. U-758 was damaged but not sunk.

Caption   A rocket attack on the German Type VIIC Submarine U-758 by TBF Avengers from USS Block Island northeast of the Azores, 11 Jan 1944. Note two rockets hitting just astern of the U-Boat. U-758 was damaged but not sunk. ww2dbase
Source    ww2dbaseUnited States Navy
Identification Code   80-G-222841
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Photos on Same Day See all photos dated 11 Jan 1944
Added By David Stubblebine
Added Date 1 Sep 2016

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