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U BOATS SUNK IN SOUTH ATLANTIC - U-590 / U-863

12)U-848 PICTURES




U-848 turned tightly to starboard foiling the second run - no DB's were dropped - no AA fire encountered



Gunners take cover as DB's begin to explode



Depht bombs exploding.



Depth bombs explodes around the sub.



Gunners take cover as PB4Y-1 107-B-12 passes overhead during the second attack on U-848 by LT Charles A. Baldwin, USNR


By Capt. Jerry Mason USN Ret.  www.uboatarchive.net



Light Cruiser USS Marblehead CL-12 seen above. The same rescued the only survivor from U-848 some 200 miles off Recife.



PB4 Y  B-24 Naval bomber patrol.



B-25 above. Along with PBY 4 both sent U-848 to the bottom. In the detail above, a B-25 attacks a  Japanese Destroyer in the Pacific.


 

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