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Merchant ships en route to Britain

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Merchant ships plough through the North Atlantic en route to Britain. The convoy system was the linchpin of the Allies' long and hard-fought victory over Germany's U-boats in the Battle of the Atlantic.

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Merchant ships en route to Britain, URL: https://nzhistory.govt.nz/media/photo/merchant-ships-en-route-britain, (Manatū Taonga — Ministry for Culture and Heritage), updated