On October 14th, 1939, during a raid on Scapa Flow by the U-47, a German submarine, the HMS Royal Oak was torpedoed and sunk. The captain of the German submarine, Günther Prien, was awarded the Knight’s Cross of the Iron Cross. Due to the success of this secret raid, the German Kriegsmarine realised the potential […]German Submarines in the Pacific Ocean? The Forgotten Monsun Gruppe Wolfpack — House of History
Monday, April 26/2021@23:31-THE GERMAN MONSUN U-BOATS; GERMAN SUBMARINES-U-BOATS THAT SAILED FROM NORWAY, OR FRANCE, OR GERMANY, AND/OR AN OCCUPIED PORT/COUNTRY, ALL THE WAY TO THE PACIFIC OCEAN, VIA THE SUEZ CANAL, DURING W.W.II/1939-1945!!!
Note: THIS W.W.II/1939-1945 NAVAL U-BOAT TRANSIT, FROM THE NORTH ATALNTIC TO THE PACIFIC, TOOK NOT ONLY A GREAT SEAMANSHIP DUTY, THOUGH ALSO A GREAT NAVIGATION DUTY-OF NAVIGATING OFFICER AND NAVIGATION TRADE U-BOAT PERSONNEL, AS IT IS, VIA THE SUEZ CANAL, A HELL OF A GREAT NAUTICAL MILES DISTANCE, TO STEAM, AND THEN SOME!!!
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Brian Murza..Killick Vison, W.W.II Naval Researcher-Published Author, Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada.