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Apr 22, 1945

USS Carter (DE 112) and USS Neal A. Scott (DE 769) sank German submarine U 518 west by south of the Azores. Before being sunk by the destroyer escorts, U 518 sank 9 Allied vessels (including 2 US merchant vessels) and damaged 3 Allied vessels (including 1 US merchant vessel).

Theater:  Atlantic Theater

ItemType:  Equipment

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Source:  Naval History & Heritage Command

Date Added: 2011-04-22

Tags: Destroyer Escort, U-Boat, Submarines, U-518

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