Naval Warfare Movies

Gegen Engeland

Producer: North German Radio and Radio Free Berlin

Published: 1987
Country: Germany
Length: 105 min.
Keywords: WWII, Documentary

This is the VHS release (see more).


This television documentary includes a mixture of World War II newsreel footage and interviews with veterans from both sides of the conflict. Narrated by Hans Meckel (U-3 and U-19).


The title is derived from Hermann Löns' battle song of 1914. Hadley in Count Not the Dead notes an anti-U-boat bias in this documentary.