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The Mathews men : seven brothers and the war against Hitler's U-boats / William Geroux.

Geroux, William. (Author).

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  • ISBN: 9780698184725

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One of the last unheralded heroic stories of World War II: the U-boat assault off the American coast against the men of the U.S. Merchant Marine who were supplying the European war, and one community's monumental contribution to that effort.
Subject: Hodges family
World War, 1939-1945 > Naval operations > Submarine.
World War, 1939-1945 > Naval operations, German.
Submarines (Ships) > Germany > History > 20th century.
Merchant mariners.
Atlantic Coast (U.S.) > History, Naval > 20th century.
Mathews County (Va.) > History, Naval > 20th century.

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