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stepping stones of maritime history

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At 22.13 hours on 19 Oct 1940, U-38 fired a torpedo at convoy HX-79 and missed the intended target but hit a vessel behind it, the Matheran. At 22.19 hours, U-38 fired another torpedo, which struck the Bilderdijk.

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