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The Mathews men: seven brothers and the war against Hitler's U-boats

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Documents the experiences of an extraordinary family whose seven sons and neighbors from a Mathews County, Virginia, community served as Merchant Marines and in 1942 defended the coastal United States against a U-boat assault.
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subject_facetAtlantic Coast (U.S.) -- History, Naval -- 20th century
Brothers -- Virginia -- Mathews -- Biography
Hodges family
Large type books
Mathews (Va.) -- Biography
Mathews (Va.) -- History, Naval -- 20th century
Mathews County (Va.) -- Biography
Merchant mariners -- United States
Merchant mariners -- United States -- Biography
Submarines (Ships) -- Germany
Submarines (Ships) -- Germany -- History -- 20th century
World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations -- Submarine
World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, German
title_displayThe Mathews men : seven brothers and the war against Hitler's U-boats
title_fullThe Mathews Men Seven Brothers and the War Against Hitler's U-boats
The Mathews men : seven brothers and the war against Hitler's U-boats / William Geroux
The Mathews men [text (large print)] : seven brothers and the war against Hitler's U-boats / by William Geroux
title_shortThe Mathews men
title_subseven brothers and the war against Hitler's U-boats
topic_facetBrothers
History
History, Naval
Hodges family
Merchant mariners
Military
Naval operations
Naval operations, German
Nonfiction
Submarine
Submarines (Ships)
World War, 1939-1945