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Timeline Event: US Ship Sinks U-85

Apr 14, 1942

US Ship Sinks U-85

Destroyer USS Roper sinks U-85, the 1st submarine kill by a US ship.

Theater:  Atlantic Theater

ItemType:  Event

Source:  CAF Airpower Museum

Date Added: 2010-04-14

Tags: Destroyer, DD, USS Roper, U-85, Submarine, Sinks

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