Capture of the Blockade Runner "Odenwald"
U.S.S. Omaha with Odenwald under close watch, taken from U.S.S. Sommers.
Some Odenwald crew on board Omaha.
Successful Boarding Party. Crews of
Omaha and Sommers received prize money after the war.
Route after Capture.
Ship in background is USS Omaha (CL-4),
arriving in San Juan to deliver the
captured German blockade runner ODENWALD
after seizing her on the high seas on 6 November 1941.
[ picture ] U.S.S. Omaha
U.S.S. Sommers (DD-381)
[ picture ] U.S.S. Sommers (DD-381)
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