U-505 Submarine Premium Building Model
U-505 Submarine Premium Building Model.
On May 24, 1941 the German Kriegsmarine launched U-505, a type IXC submarine, also known as a U-boat. During her three years of operation, U-505 was responsible for the sinking of seven vessels over the course of twelve patrols. U-505 was captured on June 4, 1944 by Allied Task Group 22.3 commanded by Captain Daniel V. Gallery, making U-505 one of only six U-boats to be captured during World War II. After the war U-505 would go on to become a permanent exhibit at the Museum of Science and Industry in Chicago.
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Collection: World War II