Hedgehog Anti-submarine Mortar

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Title

Hedgehog Anti-submarine Mortar

Subject

Battle of the Atlantic, Second World War

Description

Photograph of a 24 barreled anti-submarine mortar, known as a Hedgehog, mounted on the forecastle of HMS Westcott., during the Battle of the Atlantic in World War Two.

Creator

Royal Navy official photographer

Source

This is photograph A 31000 from the collections of the Imperial War Museums (collection no. 4700-01)

Publisher

Imperial War Museum IWM A 31000

Date

c. 1941

Rights

This artistic work created by the United Kingdom Government is in the public domain.

Files

Hedgehog_anti-submarine_mortar[1].jpg

Citation

Royal Navy official photographer, “Hedgehog Anti-submarine Mortar,” Norumbega, accessed December 10, 2018, http://norumbega.org/items/show/45.

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