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Re: U-234, end of a legend.
Posted by: Ed Dalder ()
Date: January 30, 2014 06:44AM

While reading Walter M.'s write-up on the last voyage of the U-234, I noticed that one of the passengers was August Bringwald, a german engineer who wound up in this country after WWII. In 1960-1962, i was a young engineer at the Republic Aviation Company, on Long Island. My boss, who was in charge of much of the assembly engineering of the earlier models of the F-105, was the same Mr. Bringwald. He was a gentleman, a good boss to work for, and on one or two occasions when we were working late on fixes for early problems, had some interesting tales about his voyage on the U-234. I hope that he lived long and well.

Ed Dalder

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U-234, end of a legend. Walter M. 05/12/2001 04:56PM
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Re: U-234, end of a legend. Bill Streifer 11/02/2013 10:43PM
The Japanese Bomb Program Dwight R. Rider 01/29/2014 08:28PM
Re: U-234, end of a legend. Ed Dalder 01/30/2014 06:44AM


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