Convoy RA 55B
Convoy RA 55B was an Arctic convoy during World War II. It was one of a series of convoys run to return Allied ships from Soviet northern ports to ports in Britain. It sailed at the end of December 1943, reaching British ports in early January 1944. All ships arrived safely.

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Arctic Convoys | World War II Database
21 Aug 1941 - 30 May 1945 Contributor: C. Peter Chen. To better maintain a pressure on the eastern border of Germany, the Soviet Union demanded a great amount of war ...
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Convoy RA 55B - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Convoy RA 55B was an Arctic convoy during World War II. It was one of a series of convoys run to return Allied ships from Soviet northern ports to ports in Britain.
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Convoy RA 55A - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Convoy RA 55A was an Arctic convoy during World War II. It was one of a series of convoys run to return Allied ships from Soviet northern ports to ports in Britain.
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Convoy RA 55B was an Arctic convoy during World War II. It was one of a series of convoys run to return Allied ships from Soviet northern ports to por...
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World War II Convoys JW-54A and RA-55A | Steve's Genealogy Blog
Nov 11, 2006 ... Convoy JW-54A sailed from Liverpool, England to Kola Inlet, Russia (near Murmansk) and on the return trip, Convoy RA-55A sailed from Kola ...
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Ships in Convoy RA 54B. ... 24, returning with Convoy RA 54B from Murmansk on Nov. 26, to Loch ... (RA 55 is available at the external link provided above) ...
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Convoy PQ-18 was one of the Arctic convoys sent from Britain to aid the Soviet Union in the war against Nazi Germany. The convoy departed Loch Ewe, Scotland on 2 ...
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The Arctic convoys of World War II were oceangoing convoys which sailed from the United Kingdom, Iceland, and North America to northern ports in the Soviet Union ...
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Also in the area was convoy RA 55A, returning to the United Kingdom from Russia. RA 55A ... Convoy JW 55B had left Loch Ewe on December 20, and by December 23 it was clear from .... Lawrence, Kansas: University Press of Kansas. pp.
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Escorts and merchant ships at Hvalfjord before the sailing of Convoy PQ 17. ..... [55]. At least sixteen officers and men of the Merchant Navy were honoured for gallantry or distinguished .... of United States Naval Operations in World War II, University of Illinois Press, ISBN 978-0-252-06963-5 ... RA 64 · RA 65 · RA 66 · RA 67 ...
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She and the same ships escorted Convoy RA 54B from the Kola Inlet to Loch ... submarines of Wolfpack Eisenbart detected Convoy RA 55B and attacked it in .... of the German U-Boats: The Battle of the Atlantic, University of South Carolina, ...
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Convoy RA 55B was an Arctic convoy during World War II. It was one of a series of convoys run to return Allied ships from Soviet northern ports to ports in Britain.
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The Royal Navy and the Arctic Convoys: A Naval Staff History
The Royal Navy and the Arctic Convoys: A Naval Staff History
Malcolm Llewellyn-Jones, 2013
He then proceeded to Akureyri to fuel, while J'W 55A completed its passage unmolested, 12 ships arriving at Kola on 2Ist December and seven ships at Archangel on the 22nd. That day Convoy RA 55A {22 ships} sailed from Kola, escorted by ...
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Lambert, 1986
13 December 1943: L22 laid a mine barrage off Petsarno. 26 December 1943: L20, K21 and S1 02 were deployed against the Scharnhorsl. In addition, during the journeys of convoys JW.55A, JW.55B, RA.55A and RA.55B, L15, L22, S15 and ...
Arctic Convoys of World War II: Arkhangelsk, Convoy Pq 17, ...
Arctic Convoys of World War II: Arkhangelsk, Convoy Pq 17, ...
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World War II Day by Day
World War II Day by Day
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Antony Shaw holds a degree in War Studies from King’s College, University of London, and has written or contributed to a number of books on military and historical subjects. An Associate Member of the Irish Guards, he has written a number of articles on this world-famous unit. He currently works in publishing and lives in London. --This text refer...
Arctic Interlude: Independent to North Russia
Arctic Interlude: Independent to North Russia
Harry C. Hutson, 1998
Name Country Convoys Fort Island British JW-62, RA-63 Fort Kullyspell British JW-55B, RA-56, JW-58, RA-59 Fort Massac British JW-62, RA-63, JW-65, RA-66 Fort McMurray British JW-54B, RA-55A, JW-57, RA-58 Fort Missanabie British ...
TBF/TBM Avenger Units of World War 2 (Osprey Combat Aircraft 16)
TBF/TBM Avenger Units of World War 2 (Osprey Combat Aircraft 16)
Barrett Tillman and Tom Tullis, 1999
Osprey's Combat series combines the best archival photography available with specially commissioned artworks and first hand accounts, making these books favourites amongst historians, modellers and aviation enthusiasts everywhere.
British Policy and Strategy towards Norway, 1941-45
British Policy and Strategy towards Norway, 1941-45
Chris Mann, 2012
The German air force rediscovered the convoy on 25 December and at least one U-boat was in contact and there were another seven in the area. Therefore Fraser routed JW 55B further north and four destroyers detached to its escort from RA ...
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Operation Ostfront: final operation of Scharnhorst to intercept convoy JW-55B - War History Online
The Battle of the North Cape was a Second World War naval battle which occurred on 26 December 1943, as part of the Arctic Campaign. The German battlecruiser Scharnhorst, on an operation to attack Arctic Convoys of war matériel from the Western Allies to the USSR, was brought to battle and sunk by superior Royal Navy forces—the battleship HMS Duke of York plus several cruisers and destroyers—off Norway’s North Cape.
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Operation Ostfront | World War II
]]> ]]> The naval battle of the North Cape was the result of the company known as Operation Eastern Front the German navy of 25 to 26 December 1943 in naval warfare of World War II. The aim of the company was the interception of the British North Sea convoy JW 55B, which was on its way to Murmansk in the Soviet Union.
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Operations ‘FV’ and ‘Ostfront’ | Aviation and Military History Blog | Chris Chant's Blog
The British launched Operation ‘FV’ to cover convoys in northern USSR, countered with ‘Ostfront’ by the Germans, leading to the Battle of the North Cape in December 1943.
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