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Origin of depth charge
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Example sentences from the Web for depth charge
I crash-dived, and they must have seen me go down, as a few minutes later the boat was violently shaken by a depth-charge.Diary of a U-Boat Commander|Anonymous
At the beginning of the war the German depth-charge was a thing of contempt, and its English counterpart was nearly as useless.The Story of Our Submarines|John Graham Bower
It was too close for a torpedo, nor was there a fair chance for a depth-charge.
On investigation this was found to be merely disturbances caused by the explosion of the depth-charge.The Heroic Record of the British Navy|Archibald Hurd
It was this way, you see, that I happened to work up to that depth-charge crescendo.