THE BATTLE OF THE ATLANTIC 1939-1945
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- A 4667
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- object category: Black and white
Anti-Submarine Weapons: The Fairlie Mortar, better known as the "Five Wide Virgins" installed on the forecastle of HMS WHITEHALL. The weapon was not a success and was withdrawn from service.
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