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Crab lice were often a major medical problem aboard U-Boats. One or two crewmen would be infected by prostitutes and because the men had to share bunks, crab lice could quickly spread to all the enlisted men in the boat.

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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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