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On This Day - December 15

1939Seahorse (S98)HMS Seahorse ended her 5th war patrol at Blyth after having been recalled.
1940Thunderbolt (N25)At 1017 hours the Italian submarine Capitano Tarantini was torpedoed and sunk south-west of the Gironde Estuary near Bordeaux, France.
1941Torbay (N79)HMS Torbay sinks three Greek sailing vessels with gunfire off Cape Methene.
1942Unruffled (P46)HMS Unruffled sinks the Italian merchant Sant'Antioco about 35 nautical miles north-north-west of Cape Bon, Tunisia.
1944Shalimar (P242)HMS Shalimar sinks a Japanese tug and two barges with gunfire in the Strait of Malacca.
1945Token (P328)Completed
1947Artful (P456)Commissioned for service with the 2nd Submarine Flotilla (at Portland)

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