BATTLE OF THE PACIFIC: Undersea Victory

U.S. submarines in the Pacific this week reported their biggest haul of the war: 12 Jap ships sunk, 1 probably sunk, 3 damaged. With this bag, the submarines' total came to 181 Jap ships sent to the bottom, or one-half of all Jap ships sunk since Pearl Harbor. Announced U.S. sub losses so far: 8.

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