• These improvised Navy ships were like Venus fly traps for Nazi submarines

    11 days ago - By Business Insider

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    During World War II, the US Navy and Coast Guard were tasked with ruining the days of any and every Nazi submarine they could find, but those underwater dongs of death were notorious for staying hidden until they spied a convoy of merchant ships and oil tankers moving on their own.
    How were the big, bad naval services supposed to counter the insidious "wolf packs?" By dressing up as sheep until the wolves got close, and then revealing themselves to be sheepdog AF. See the rest of the story at Business Insider NOW WATCH: Everything you've ever wanted to know about...
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