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May 21, 2015

“Goodnight. Sorry for sinking you,” says U-Boat Commander

 “Goodnight. Sorry for sinking you” Kommandant of U-68 to survivors of SS City of Cairo which he had just sunk. Korvettenkapitän Karl-Friedrich Merten Kommandant of U-68 Photo courtesy of The words...

October 13, 2010

“All hands abandon ship!”

[Crossposted from] The most tragic moments in the lives of both merchant sailors and navy sailors in World War Two are the stories of the men who survived the...