This is the battleground of Operation Drumbeat. The first boat lost on the US East Coast was the U-85 in April, 1942. 7 boats were lost around Cape Hatteras, the rest of the boats lost in North American waters are further north along the coast and out of Newfoundland.
U-boats lost near the Cape Hatteras
German U-boats lost near Cape Hatteras, USA. See our larger map for the entire USA coast.
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