Mar 01, 1944
USS Bronstein (DE 189) sank German submarine, U 603, by depth charges in the North Atlantic. The destroyer escort then teamed with USS Thomas (DE 102) and USS Bostwick (DE 103) to sink German submarine, U 709 by depth charges. Before being sunk by Bronstein, U 603 sank four Norwegian merchant ships.
Theater: Atlantic Theater
Source: Naval History & Heritage Command