Sinking of U-233
1944: July 5: Sinking of German U-boat, U-233
On July 5, 1944, the U.S. Navy destroyer escorts, USS Thomas (DE-102) and USS Baker (DE-190), from Task Group 22.5, sank German (Type XB) U-boat, U-233, off Halifax, Nova Scotia.
Image: 80-G-700006: German submarine U-233 about to be rammed by USS Thomas (DE-102) in the North Atlantic, July 6, 1944. Official U.S. Navy Photograph, now in the collections of the National Archives.