“On this day in history” German submarines at sea during the Battle of the Atlantic

SAT., MAY 8/2021, 76 TH ANNIVERSARY OF VICTORY IN EUROPE DAY, MAY 8, 1945…@21:50-WELL, U-190, U-889/SURRENDER TO THE ROYAL CANADIAN NAVY, SEVERAL U-BOATS TO THE AMERICANS/U.S.N., U-541 IN GIBRALTAR TO THE ROYAL NAVY/MAY 12-14, etc., NUMEROUS U-BOATS SURRENDER TO ALLIED NAVAL UNITS, R.N., R.C.N., ETC., IN SCOTLAND, IRELAND, U.K., WATERS, THOUGH, THESE TWO U-BOATS WERE STEAMING DOWN TO ARGENTINA; U-530 and U-977…SURRENDERED JULY-AUGUST, 1945.

Blog Credit: Naval Matters.

Yours Aye: Brian Murza…Killick Vison, W.W.II Naval Researcher-Published Author, Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada.

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German submarines at sea on this day 7 June during the Battle of the Atlantic:
1940 16
1941 30
1942 71
1943 82
1944 95
1945 2

The two U-Boats still at sea on 7 June 1945, 30-days after VE Day, were U-530 (Oblt. Otto Wermuth) and U-977 (Oblt. Heinz Schaeffer). Both submarines were heading for Argentina.

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Brian MURZA/Killick Vison is battleoftheatlantic19391945; W.W.II NAVAL RESEARCHER-PUBLISHED AUTHOR, PRESENT DAY NAVAL-MILITARY ANALYST, from Canada.

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