If quad 20mm could bring down 57 Allied planes in 3 months what was the USN thinking with quad 50s late in the war?
: Not familiar with the reference quoted - can
: you be more precise please? 57 seems a high
: number considering dire straights the U
: boats were in late in the war.
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: Y'Blood states the quad 20mms on U-Boats
: brought down 57 Allied planes. That is
: pretty impressive. Did the USN ever tally
: how many Axis planes were brought down by
: their ship board 20mms or did it rely on the
: 1.1 and 40mm?