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On 8th May 1945, generally known as V-E Day, which marked the end of the war in Europe, around 153 U-Boats were in differents stages of combat. Operational U-boats were ordered to surface and sail for Allied ports flying a black flag of surrender. ...read more

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Submarine production was not among Hitler's priorities and that was one of his many strategic mistakes.If indeed the Allies were to face a significant U-boat force, instead of the few dozen operational submarines at a time, the outcome of the war could have been...read more

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In January-February 1939, a secret German expedition visited Dronning (or Queen) Maud Land, Antarctica, apparently with the intention inter alia of establishing a base there. Between 1943 and 1945 the British launched a secret wartime Antarctic operation, code-named Tabarin. Men from the...read more

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 Lieutenant) November 15, 2014

Inglaterra finalmente ganó la guerra contra la mortal flota de submarinos alemanes que se escondían bajo las heladas aguas del océano Atlántico. Pero ¿cómo era realmente la vida en la estrechez y claustrofobia de estos coloquialmente llamados "féretros de hierro"?

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