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    Post  david f Sat May 20, 2017 11:35 am

    An interesting (and slightly scary for Brits anyway!) article in the April 2017 issue of Marine Modelling International magazine.

    Apparently some 7 or 8 U boats called in near Ilfracombe in 1941 mainly for water replenishment. (Much safer to do this than head back to their bases in France.)

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