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Ubåt saknas

By Warren, C.E.T and Benson, James
(Submarine missing)
1962, EFS
Hardcover , 171 pages
book is in Swedish language

Descripton: The story of the career of the British submarine HMS Seal, captured in 1940 and commissioned in the German Navy as UB. Covers the early RN career of the boat, the personalities of the crew members, the mining, struggle to resurface, attempts to reach Sweden for internment, capture, salvage work and its career as UB. It also describes Lieutenant-Commander Lonsdale's postwar naval court martial. Good illustrations of the personalities involved and of the German salvage work.