Admiral Gallery and others greet the U-505 as it is towed into harbor in Chicago enroute to a museum
Chicago Illinois USA Date:1954, June 26 Duration:41 sec Sound:NO SOUND
Scenes of the captured German submarine U-505, as it arrives in Chicago, Illionois enroute to the Museum of Science and Industry. Officials and guests, board the U-505 from a small boat as it proceeds under tow. Among those boarding are Admiral Gallery, who, as a Captain, commanded the task force that captured the U-505 in 1944, The Admiral waves from the conning tower of the submarine. He is seen with three civilians (possibly members of the original boarding party). The submarine docks with many celebrants on board.
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