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Old 2nd August 2017, 09:20 AM   #262
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Originally Posted by Henri McPhee View Post
Churchill was quoted once as saying the one thing that gave him the jitters during the war was the German Naval U boat menace. That is relevant to any invasion of Britain. From that source about the U boats quoted above:
What has the Battle of the Atlantic (where U-boats attacked convoys of merchant ships) got to do with an invasion plan where the U-boats would have had to defend convoys of barges?

You might also note that Churchill was not quoted as saying he had jitters about an invasion.
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