Was the U-boat
on a secret mission, perhaps heading for South America with a highly ranked Nazi on board?
Nonetheless, the British already knew they had a serious problem in late 1916 with the barely more restrained "restricted" U-boat
Several years after the discovery of the U-boat
on the seabed 108 metres below by Dubai shipwreck hunter and diver William Leeman, a new
Reinhard Suhren was no longer commander; he was relieved 1 October 1942 and assigned to train young U-boat
Haring's pictures provide a unique insight into the duties and life of the crew aboard the medium-sized U-boat
. Taken during the summer of 1942 they show a U boat in action in the Atlantic and Caribbean.
At first reprimanded for his attack on the U-boat
Sections dealing with U-boat
operations in the Mediterranean, Indian Ocean and off the Americas are sprinkled through the text, rather than, say, as a chapter dealing with just the Mediterranean.
Between April 1942 and March 1943, 24 German U-boats
entered the Gulf of Mexico, sinking 56 ships and damaging 14 others; thus, at the time of NAS Hitchcock's construction, the threat was real and the perceived need high.
Despite its 809-page length and the author's wartime US Navy submarine experience, Hitler's U-Boat
War fails because Blair is too much of a partisan and, for all the detail, writes too much as a journalist.
Mr Quigley said that four divers would be visiting the Lusitania over a period of a week after making an initial acclimatisation dive on August 4 to the wreck of a U-boat
in shallower water off Union Hall.
CAPTAIN FJ (Johnnie) Walker was the Royal Navy's top U-boat
submarine killer during World War II.
As is accurately described in the full title, "U-Boat
977 : The True Story of The U-boat
that Escaped to Argentina" is the story of U-977, the German submarine that escaped to Argentina at the end of World War II.
The German U-Boat
Base at Lorient, France; Volume 1: June 1940 - June 1941
110 tethered and at bay on the Tyne in 1918.
Our first trip out of [RAF] Castle Archdale [Coastal Command]--the Brits had broken the German code, the Enigma code, and they knew there was a German U-boat
out about 400 miles in a certain section of the Atlantic.