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Life Rafts
Posted by: gdos ()
Date: February 01, 2014 04:23PM

Can anybody point me to an article about the types of life rafts that a U-boat would have carried, especially between 1940 and the end of 1942?

I'm trying to learn more about what they were made of, how they were constructed (a multi-cell design or just one big tube like a modern pool toy), and whether a single man could have inflated one by blowing into a nozzle on the raft.

Thanks!

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Life Rafts gdos 02/01/2014 04:23PM
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Re: Life Rafts Ken Dunn 02/02/2014 02:46PM
Re: Life Rafts gdos 02/03/2014 05:21AM


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