German U-Boat Submarine Washed ashore in Hastings-Sussex (England) Some or almost half, of the 380 U-boats used by the German navy in World War I were lost. Several U-boats with the German Imperial Navy are still considered missing today.
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The Canadian navy played a vital role in the battle of the Atlantic. Many Allied merchant ships traveled from Nova Scotia to England and required the protection of Canadian convoys from German U-boats.
Colorado-class battleship USS West Virginia Badly damaged at Pearl Harbor was raised & rebuilt and saw service at Leyte Gulf, Philippines, Iwo Jima, and Okinawa. Received 5 battle stars for service. Decommissioned in 1947 and eventually scrapped.
a Type VIIC U-boat , returns to Narvik after an Atlantic patrol June 1942 . The Type VIIC formed the workhorse of German U-boats during WWII . was subsequently sunk by British aircraft on April 19 1945 .
Sailors assigned to Virginia-class fast-attack submarine PCU Hawaii (SSN paint the submarine while moored at Submarine Base New London. PCU Hawaii is set to be commissioned Saturday, May at Submarine Base New London.