U-160 sunk by aircraft from USS Santee (CVE-29), July 14, 1943

Matrosenobergefreiter Leo Starzecki the cook aboard U-160 whose Wehrpaß is shown below

Admiral Ingersol presents the Silver Star to Harry Brinkley "Brink" Bass for action in VF 29 in support for the landings in French Morocco between 8 and 11 November 1942 from USS Santee.  On December 21, 1942 LT Bass took command of VF-29 and took part in the attack on U-160 for which he received the Air Medal



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ANTISUBMARINE ACTION BY AIRCRAFT (ASW-6) report completed after LTJG John H. Ballantine and LT Bass's flight
The Wehrpaß of Matrosenobergefreiter Leo Starzecki
KTB for the boat's third war patrol 23 September - 9 December 1942
KTB for the boat's fourth war patrol 6 January - 10 May 1943
Reconstructed KTB for the boat's fifth and final war patrol 29 June - 14 July 1943