hunter-killer group


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hunter-killer group

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I was a member of the "Huff-Duff" crew aboard the escort carrier Tripoli (CVE-64) in Hunter-Killer Group 5 in the Battle of the Atlantic.
At its conclusion, full credit is given to Bulldog and other people and ships that captured Enigma machines, including Admiral Dan Gallery and the men of USS Guadalcanal's hunter-killer group who captured U-505 in June 1944.
COMMANDER of the Second Support Group from 1943, one of the first hunter-killer groups intended to actively hunt and destroy the U-boats that lurked in the Atlantic rather than be merely restricted to escorting convoys.