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Timeline Event:

Nov 01, 1943

USS Borie (DD-215) rammed and sank the German submarine U-405 in the Atlantic. Borie lost 27 men in the battle and was so badly damaged that she had to be scuttled the following day by aircraft from USS Card (CVE-11).

Theater:  Atlantic Theater

ItemType:  Equipment

Source:  Naval History & Heritage Command

Date Added: 2010-11-01

Tags: Destroyer, DD-215, U-405, CVE, Carrier

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