U-BOOT im Focus No. 20
U-BOOT im Focus No. 20
U-BOOT im Focus No. 20
U-BOOT im Focus No. 20
U-BOOT im Focus No. 20

U-BOOT im Focus No. 20

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U-BOOT im Focus No. 20

Author:Axel Urbanke
Language(s):English & German text
Format:Soft cover
Dimensions:8" x 11"
Pages:51 pages
Photos:62 photos - 17 in color, 1 colored conning tower sideview, 1 colored document, reader’s forum
Maps:2 colored maps
Publisher:Luftfahrt Verlag, Germany
Item No. LF UB-020

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:

Photos with a story: U-592 - The Boat with the Saving Doctor

The Story of a Conning Tower Inscription and the Manipulation of a Photograph

Fates: Failed Attempt to Enter the Mediterranean The Fate of U-761 on Its Second War Cruise

Commanders: Kptlt. Robert Gysae (U-177)

Technical Equipment: “Please Transmit Direction Finding Signals!” A Report on the U-

Boat 280 S Rotating Loop Antenna Radio Direction Finding System

Documents: The Polar Baptism Letter – The Counterpart to the Crossing the Equator Certificate

Scenery: “Attack – Close – Sink” – The 1st U-Boat Flotilla’s Dining Hall

Background: Good cooking - helps win!The Difficult Life of a Ship’s Cook on a U-Boat

U-Tanker: Photos from the Fourth War Cruise by the Supply Boat U-460