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The Type seven and Type nine were the striking force of the Kriegsmarine during the Battle of the Atlantic – a German attempt to cut off the British Isles and force the Allies to surrender.
In the first years of war, the Germans used them to cut off supply lines that were bringing weapons and equipment from the United States to United Kingdom.
When attacking, German U-boats were using so called “Wolfpack” tactic.
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Music Credit: Dance of the U-boat by Aakash Gandhi
David and Hugh Lyon, World War II Warships, 1976
Eberhard Moeler, Werner Brack, The Encyclopedia of U-Boats from 1904 to the Present, 2004
Chris Bishop, The Encyclopedia Weapons of World War II, 1998
Gordon Williamson, Kriegsmarine U-boats, 2002