Naval Warfare Movies

First Blood: The Sinking of the U-85

Country: USA
Keywords: WWII, Documentary

This is the VHS release (see more).


"The U-85 made 4 war patrols, the 4th being her last. She was a type VII-B of which only 24 were built. The crew size Was 44. Her Capt Oberleutant Zer See Eberhard Greger was a six year veteran of the Naval Class of 1935. Sunk by the USS Roper on April 14, 1942 the U-85 lies 17 miles Northeast of Oregon Inlet, North Carolina in 100 feet of water."


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