BATTLE OF THE SEAS: Return of the Wolf Packs

A savage swoop on two Allied convoys in the North Atlantic signaled the return of Germany's wolf packs with new tactics, new weapons. The battle of supply, temporarily won by the Allies, was on again in full fury.

In the South Atlantic, Brazilian authorities reported eleven sinkings in recent days, took over a radio station suspected of guiding Nazi submarines to their victims. But the North Atlantic was once more the scene of the fiercest attacks, the worst losses.

Survivors who reached Canada last week told how the Nazis fell first on the slower of two westbound convoys. Night & day the...

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