"I should like to pay the highest tribute for the most gallant fight put up against impossible odds"
Admiral Tovey - (After the sinking of the Bismarck)

Submarine deginning dive
 
Western Approaches Western Approaches The most famous commander of the Western Approaches was Admiral Sir Max Horton, who took command in Nov 1942 and immediately
instituted a series of tactical changes in the way the escort ships were to be used. Organizing them into "support groups" and "hunter-killer groups", they were to operate at longer distances
from the convoys and prevent the deadly wolf packs from ever forming.
Western Approaches Western Approaches

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