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was that after a while the attacks seemed boring and needed reminding that after a while the attacks seemed boring and needed reminding each attack sent up to sixty men to their deaths This is a matter of the redundancy of the tactics used in the attacks rather Y Blood s writing style Hunter Killer is a book that should be read to understand the collapse of the U boats in the Central Atlantic One can only hope for an exhaustive study of destroyer escorts development and use in the future This underappreciated history should be explored in depth as Y Blood did in Hunter Killer and The Little Giants use
Of CVE S Against Japan CVE s against Japan the US Navy used escort carriers which were carriers built on merchant type or. D complete freedom of action and freuently took their ships on hunt and kill missions against the enemy The German submarines were allowed no respite and no place to relax without the fear of discoveryWorld War II historian William Y'Blood explains that in the eighteen months between the spring of 1943 when the escort carriers began to prowl the Atlantic to November 1944 the average number of U boats. Tanker hulls and hence too slow for working with the fleet to hunt
German U boats in WWII A uick and exciting read not too technical U boats in WWII A uick and exciting read not too technical a ood overview of this sort of anti submarine warfare Companion book to Little Giants this one covers the actions of the American escort carriers in the Atlantic against the German submarines whereas Little Giants was a history of these ships in the Pacific against Japan Covers every sinking of one of these submarines by the air forces on the carriers and by the escorts of the carriers Has nice little stories of individuals and mishaps that enliven the story ok story of u boat hunting in the Atlantic after the battle s been won. In daily operation was reduced from 108 to a mere 31 Though land based aircraft various support Science on a Shoestring groups and the convoy system itself helped win the Battle of the Atlantic the escort carrierroups' influence was profound In addition to documenting the escort carriers' exciting operational history the author also traces the CVE's development and construction and examines its tactical and strategic use. CVE's development and construction and examines its tactical and strategic use.
William T. YBlood ✓ 4 Read & DownloadY Blood s book Hunter Killer is a well researched and for the most part well written book It covers the Anti submarine Campaign in the Central Atlantic during World War
II The Primary Weapons OfThe primary weapons of campaign for the German s were the U Boats while for the American were hunter killer چوببدستهای وَرَزیل groups with an Escort Carrier as the center of theroup The escorts for the carrier were usually DE s Destroyer Escorts and few flush decked World War I destroyers thrown into the mixture Y Blood does a very credible job in bringing the complexities of the campaign with diagrams of attacks search patterns but not enough diagrams of the ships or planes to the high level running of the ca. The pursuit of German U boats in the Battle of the Atlantic has long been considered one of the most exciting stories of World War II This definitive study takes readers into the cockpits and onto the flight decks of the versatile and hardy US escort carriers CVEs to tell of their vital yet little known contribution to the anti U boat campaign Sailing apart from the Allied convoys the CVE captains ha.