Flanked by U.S. escorts, surrendered German submarine U-234 arrives at dock in Portsmouth, New Hampshire.
Portsmouth New Hampshire Date:1945, May 19 Duration:2 min 10 sec Sound:NO SOUND
German submarine U-234 after her surrender and capture by the U.S. Forces in Portsmouth, New Hampshire at the conclusion of World War 2 in Europe. U-234 underway on the surface with YT (tugboats) alongside. Portsmouth Lighthouse in the background. The submarine surfaces and is flanked by the tugboats. The submarine crew members stand on a dock while American sailors guard them with rifles. German Major General Ulrich Kessler and other officers exit a U.S. Coast Guard cutter via a gangway. The officers walk along the dock at Portsmouth. German prisoners walk along the dock. The prisoners carry their gear as they come onto the dock. U-234 had been carrying advanced weapon systems and uranium, and had been bound for Japan.
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