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Timeline Event:

May 16, 1943

USS MacKenzie (DD 614) sank the German submarine U 182 west of Madeira. Before being sunk, U 182 sank 5 Allied merchant vessels, including the American steam merchant Richard D. Spaight on 10 March 1943.

Theater:  Atlantic Theater

ItemType:  Equipment

More Information: 

Source:  Naval History & Heritage Command

Date Added: 2011-05-17

Tags: Destroyer, U-Boat, Submarines, U-182

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