Archive for March 2019
Why did the U.S. not react to attacks on three American destroyers by U-boats in Oct. 1941?
We all know the U.S. entered World War II on December 7, 1941 when the Japanese attacked our Pacific Fleet at Pearl Harbor. Why didn’t we go to war when Germany attacked three of our destroyers weeks and months before Pearl Harbor? On September 4, 1941, the USS Greer (DD-145), (near left) a WW-I era…Read More