Convoy HX 156
Convoy HX-156 was the 156th of the numbered series of World War II HX convoys of merchant ships from Halifax to Liverpool. Forty-three ships departed Halifax on 22 October 1941, and were met two days later by United States Navy Task Unit 4.1.3 consisting of Gleaves class destroyer Niblack, Clemson class destroyer Reuben James, Wickes class destroyer Tarbell, and Benson class destroyers Benson and Hilary P. Jones.

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Convoy HX 156 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Convoy HX-156 was the 156th of the numbered series of World War II HX convoys of merchant ships from HalifaX to Liverpool. Forty-three ships departed ...
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Convoy HX 156 - warsailors.com
Convoy HX 156. Departed Halifax on Oct. 22-1941 and arrived Liverpool on Nov. 5. Arnold Hague's "The Allied Convoy System" gives 43 ships in this convoy.
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Convoy HX-156 - Convoy Battles - German U-boat Operations ...
Locations of ships hit from HX-156. sunk ship. Approximate convoy routes are shown in a red line. You may have to zoom out to see all data. Left click to zoom- in ...
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uboat.net - Convoy HX-156 and Tanker ACYLUS
Convoy HX-156 and Tanker ACYLUS. Posted by: C. Newport (). Date: March 07, 2001 02:21PM. Does anyone know of a documented case of a merchant ship in ...
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Convoy HX-156 and loss of Reuben James - WebRing Inc.
Personal Diary of Harold Manwaring, TM2/c, written aboard USS Benson DD421 Neutrality Patrol Convoy--- HX-156. USS Reuben James ...
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Convoy HX-156 was the 156th of the numbered series of World War II HX convoys of merchant ships from HalifaX to Liverpool. Forty-three ships departed .. .
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Loss of USS Twiggs (DD-591) - Tin Can Sailors - The National ...
On 23 October 1941, REUBEN JAMES sailed from Argentia, Newfoundland, with four other destroyers escorting eastbound convoy HX-156. On the morning of ...
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Reuben James
While escorting convoy HX-156, the American destroyer U.S.S. Reuben James was torpedoed and sunk with the loss of 115 of 160 crewmen, including all ...
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Convoy HX 156 - Medical Answers Guide
1941 - German submarine U-552 sinks USS Reuben James (DD 245), which was escorting Convoy HX 156, with a loss of 115 lives -- First U.S. ship lost to ...
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156 (number) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
156 is the natural number, following 155 and preceding 157. ... Convoy HX-156 was the 156th of the numbered series of World War II HX convoys of merchant ...
German submarine U-552 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
After several hours, the U-boat managed to escape but was unable to pursue the convoy. ... On 31 October 1941, the Reuben James was one of five destroyers escorting convoy HX-156, close to the coast .... Susquehanna University Press. p.
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Convoy HX 156 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Convoy HX-156 was the 156th of the numbered series of World War II HX convoys of merchant ships from HalifaX to Liverpool. Forty-three ships departed ...
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The official chronology of the U.S. Navy in World War II
The official chronology of the U.S. Navy in World War II
Robert Cressman, 2000
TU 4.1.3 (Commander Richard E. Webb) escorts Convoy HX 156; destroyer Hilary P. Jones (DD 427) carries out depth charge attacks on suspicious contact but, after spying a school of porpoises, ceases fire. South and Northeast Greenland ...
The Second World War: A Complete History
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Martin Gilbert, 2004
It began with the German invasion of Poland on September 1, 1939. By the time it came to an end on V-J Day--August 14, 1945--it had involved every major power and become global in its reach. In the final accounting, it would turn out to be, in both human terms and material resources, the costliest war in history, taking the lives of forty million p...
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Jürgen Rohwer, 1999
German, Italian, and Japanese Submarine Successes, 1939-1945 Jürgen Rohwer 311 INDEX OF CONVOYS ... one feeder HX.14B 9 HX.152 68 convoys convoy (9 transports) HX.18 13 HX.156 71 From 1942 Ha1bert 226 HX.19 15 HX. 168 ...
Forgotten Sacrifice: The Arctic Convoys of World War II (General Military)
Forgotten Sacrifice: The Arctic Convoys of World War II (General Military)
2012
"If the Nazis didn't get you, the weather would in this truly hellish front: the icy U-boat and Luftwaffe-patrolled lend-lease lifeline to Russia."--Gene Santoro, World War II (November/December 2012)"...through this book I definitely had gained a renewed sense of appreciation for the thousands upon thousands of civilian seamen ...
Bloodstained Sea
Bloodstained Sea
Michael G. Walling, 2009
... 66; HX-223 escort commander, 107-9; HX-233 escort commander, 186; ON- 166 escort commander, 147-48, 156, 157, ... (Whale Bay), Iceland, 34 HX convoys, 23, 197, 234; HX-156, 27; HX-159, 27, 30; HX-164, 33; HX-166, 35-36; HX-170, ...
United States Destroyer Operations in World War II.
United States Destroyer Operations in World War II.
Theodore Roscoe, 1953
And so came a day in the latter part of October when Reuben James headed out into the North Atlantic as one of a group of five destroyers (under Commander R. E. Webb in Benson) screening eastbound convoy HX-156— a ship- train ...
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Warlords
Simon Berthon, 2013
Recounting WWII from the point of view of the era's four political giants is an original idea, and it works: while not exactly revisionist, Berthon and Potts's book delivers some good jolts. Where popular writers often portray the good guys, Churchill and Roosevelt, as friendly partners, the authors refuse to soft-pedal controversies that...
Wars of the Americas: A Chronology of Armed Conflict in the ...
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David Marley, 2008
Just after dawn, the old, 1,200-ton, U.S. “four-piper” destroyer ReubenJames (DD -245)—escorting by a German torpedo, breaking in two and going down within five minutes with 115 of its 160man crew. convoy HX-156—is struck NOVEMBER  ...
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This is a water color of the Clemson-class destroyer USS Reuben James (DD-249) passing Fort Wool and out into the Chesapeake Bay and the open ocean. Prolific local maritime artist Casey Holtzinger painted this work and the museum acquired it in 1995.
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The USS Reuben James DD-245 was sunk by a German U-Boat five full weeks before the attack on Pearl Harbor. This page has photos and a slideshow of the USS Reuben James DD-245 and German U-552 that sunk her. It also includes photos of DE-153 and Guided Missile Frigate Reuben James FFG-57. It is accompanied by Woody Guthrie's song written shortly after the sinking of the USS Reuben James DD-245 on October 31, 1941. Also on the page is the decommissioning in Pearl Harbor of the last guided missile frigate home based in Hawaii, the USS Reuben James FFG-57 .
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This Day in WWII 31 October 1939 - 1944 - posted in Ready Room: Stetson Ad - October 19431939: Soviet Foreign Minister Molotov boasts: One swift blow to Poland, first by the German Army and then by the Red Army, and nothing was left of this ugly offspring of the Versailles Treaty!. He also accuses the British of aggression. Adele Jergens1940: The Battle of Britain is now considered as over by the British Air Ministry.(The November 6, 1943 issue of Liberty shows two fun-loving U.S. Marines...
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Timeline of the Battle of the Atlantic | World War II
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World War II Day-By-Day: Day 792 October 31, 1941
First US Navy warship lost in WWII. At 8.
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