U-BOOT im Focus No. 07

U-BOOT im Focus No. 07

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U-BOOT im Focus No. 07

Author(s):Axel Urbanke
Language(s):English and German text
Format:Soft cover
Dimensions:8" x 11"
Pages:52 pages
Photos:58 B+W photos, plus 2 in color
Maps:1 map, 1 colored document
Publisher:Luftfahrt Verlag, Germany
Item No. LF UB-07

U-Boot im Focus discusses exclusively the missions of German U-Boots during the Second World War. It is the first regularly published U-Boot magazine which showcases never before seen wartime photos. Each edition has detailed stories about unknown or not so well known subjects on U-Boats, emblems/paintings, camouflage, sub commanders, etc.

Featured in this issue:

• Unusual: U-66’s Camouflaged Periscope

• Color Photos: Run Aground in Oslo Fiord – U-128 in a Difficult Situation

• Boat in Focus: U-375 – Mediterranean Operations with an Unusual Camouflage Scheme

• Conning Towers: U-154 – The Type IX C Boat with the “Torpedo-spewing Cow” on the Conning Tower

• Scenery: Gruppe “Landwirt” (Group Farmer) as Invasion Reserve

• Unidentified Emblems: The Known and Unknown Emblems of U-59

• Background information: Visibility and Recognition Markings Worn by Type XXI and XXIII U-Boats with Submarine Acceptance Command (UAK) in 1944-45

• Documents: A Torpedo Hit Certificate from U-351

• Portait: Hermann Schrenk - from officier on an auxiliary cruiser to U-Boat commander