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  • Modified personal info for Commander Ottokar Arnold Paulssen
  • Modified personal info for Commander Georg-Wilhelm Schulz 14 October 3 October 29 September

    • 08:37 - New server has been launched!
      On Tuesday night, Sep 26, we launched our new server and all the work associated with that project. No visible changes to the site at this time but we're much better and should be faster as well.


    26 September 25 September 20 September

    • 23:51 - Allied Commanders pages updated
      Over the last two days photos of 269 Allied Commanders have been added to their profiles. We now have 664 profile photos of those men. Most of those photos have been submitted by our readers, often relatives of the commanders, and we're most grateful for that.



    • 08:24 - New WWI wreck found?
      Yahoo News is reporting that a Type IIB U-boat from WWI has been found largely intact with 23 crew members still on board. We don't know if this is really a new wreck find or something we knew already about since there is no location given. But if a new discovery if might be one of UB 27, UB 29 or UB 32 which have not been located as far as we know. See our map of WWI U-boats discovered since their loss.


    16 September 14 September 9 September

    • 11:52 - Major rewrite of the site
      In preparation of a wider overhaul a rewrite of the code behind the site is underway. Following that a new server will be launched and then an overhaul of the layout of the site, making it more mobile friendly for example.


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    • 18:52 - Allied Warship wartime service histories
      Brian has been busy adding Wartime histories on the Allied Warship section. Now 250 warships have such histories, the last one added was the US Battleship USS Iowa, also the first not for a submarine. 249 of these wartime histories are submarines of the Royal Navy (165), United States Navy (50), Dutch Navy (32) and Norwegian Navy (2). The warship section also includes over 40,000 notes displayed on relevant warships.


    7 February 6 February 5 February 4 February 3 February

    • 17:37 - Wreck of U 581 located in the Azores
      The wrekc of U-581, sunk on 2 February 1942 in the North Atlantic south-east of Horta, Azores, has been located See more on our forums.


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    • 19:05 - Happy New Year!
      Happy New Year from us here at uboat.net! Hopefully lots of updates and changes coming this year :).



    2016


    13 November

    • 20:14 - Server outage
      The server farm we're on had a problem yesterday (Saturday) and the machine has been acting strangely since. We're looking into the problem and the site might act oddly (or disappear from time to time) until we solve this. Edit: We seem to have solved this.


    7 September

    • 20:12 - U-576 wreck footage off Cape Hatteras
      Check out this amazing footage of the wreck of U-576, lost with all hands in 1942 off Cape Hatteras on her 5th war patrol.


    25 August 4 August 26 July

    • 22:42 - Big site changes coming up
      Having completed my studies I can now concentrate back on the site in a stronger way. Very soon the server will be completely rebuilt to serve the site even better. The site will also be made more mobile friendly since lot of our visitors are on mobile devices. Just to name a few things :)


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