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When a German U-Boat sighted an Allied convoy and broadcast its position, U-Boat Command would assemble a group of U-Boats to attack the convoy. The Allies called these groupings of U-Boats, “Wolfpacks,” a word still used today. Curiously, the German U-Boat command never used this word.

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Charles McCain is a Washington DC based freelance journalist and novelist. He is the author of "An Honorable German," a World War Two naval epic. You can read more of his work on his website: http://charlesmccain.com/

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