KRYGSHELDE / WAR HEROES: LT.KDR. D.A. HALL, DIE GROOTHARTIGE SKIPPER

  • W. Kroukamp Militêre Informasieburo, SAW
Keywords: lieutenant-commander D.A. "Stoker" Hall, German U-boat, South African naval heroes of World War II, fregate Natal, Battle of the Atlantic, South African warships that sank enemy submarines, H.M.S.A.S. Natal

Abstract

This article recalls the part lieutenant-commander D.A. "Stoker" Hall, one of the South African naval heroes of World War II, and his last command, the fregate Natal, has played in the Battle of the Atlantic. Natal was one of the two South African warships that sank enemy submarines - and Lt Cmdr Hall was the only South African Naval Commander to destroy a German U-boat.
Published
2012-02-28
How to Cite
Kroukamp, W. (2012). KRYGSHELDE / WAR HEROES: LT.KDR. D.A. HALL, DIE GROOTHARTIGE SKIPPER. Scientia Militaria - South African Journal of Military Studies, 14(4). https://doi.org/10.5787/14-4-504
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Articles