TITLE

Simpler than the depth charge, the hedgehog became the submarines nemesis in World War II

AUTHOR(S)
Feuer, A. B.
PUB. DATE
June 2004
SOURCE
Military History;Jun2004, Vol. 21 Issue 2, p76
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Provides information on the navy weapon called hedgehog. History of the hedgehog weapon; Features and capabilities of the hedgehog; Advantages of the hedgehog; Details of how the destroyer escorts England, George and Raby used the hedgehog against the Japanese fleet when they were assigned to Escort Division 39 at Florida Island in the Solomons on May 18, 1944.
ACCESSION #
12795179

 

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