Diary September 19, 1943

 anti-submarine vessel  fires a depth charge

An US anti-submarine vessel fires a depth charge.

WW2 War Diary for Sunday, September 19, 1943:

Sea War

Atlantic: 20 U-boats deployed against convoys ON.202 and ONS.18 (September 19-23). Germans claim outstanding successes with acoustic torpedoes against escorting warships (12 sunk, 3 probably sunk) but only 4 actually hit; 7 merchant ships sunk. 3 U-boats lost.

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