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German submarine U 3008 - Type XXI submarine - Wikipedia

Image used to illustrate the details of the Type XXI U-Boat Electric-Powered Attack Submarine

Telescopic snorkel on U-Boot Type XXI

Telescopic snorkel on U-Boot Type XXI

Damaged submarines in drydock in Kiel 1945. It is clear to see the size difference between the Type XXI and the Type IX-B (previously considered a large boat)

Damaged Type XXI and Type IX-B submarines in drydock in Kiel It is clear to see the size difference between the Type XXI and the Type IX-B (previously considered a large boat)

Type XXI U-Boat - WWII Warships - World of Warships official forum

Type XXI U-Boat - Age of Armour Warships - World of Warships official forum

Type XXI, U2056 in early May 1945 at Bergen, Norway.

Type XXI, in early May 1945 at Bergen, Norway.

German Type XXI U-boat U-2511 wreckage off the coast of N. Ireland (14 HQ Photos) | War History Online

German Type XXI U-boat wreckage off the coast of N. Ireland HQ Photos) - Page 2 of 3

The stern of a Type XXI U-boat shown on the slipway.

The stern of a Type XXI U-boat shown on the slipway.

Two Type XXI sections, on the right is section no 7 (torpedo magazine)

Two Type XXI sections, on the right is section no 7 (bow torpedo room)

Type XXI U-boat worldwartwo.filminspector.com

An examination of the German Type XXI U-boat of the Kriegsmarine of World War II.

Type XXI boat U-3017 at Horten U-boat base after the cease-fire in 1946 & prior to her transfer to Lisahally..

Type XXI boat at Horten U-boat base after the cease-fire in 1946 & prior to her transfer to Lisahally.

The Type 21 U-boat...the most advanced submarine of its day! Only a few survive, this Kreigsmarine "boot" was the model for the USS Nautilus! This sub class could have changed the course of the war but was not operational til the last weeks of the war. The only attack made was a mock attack on a British battleship and the British never even detected the sub's presence. The sub got away -- and then surrendered.

The definitive collection of secret Nazi weapons

Type XXI U-boats, also known as "Elektroboote" (German: "electric boats"), were the first submarines designed to operate primarily submerged, rather than as surface ships that could submerge as a means to escape detection or launch an attack.

The TNC allocated U-3515 to the Soviet Union. On 2 February 1946, she arrived in Libau, Latvia, as British N-class N30.

Type XXI U-Boat The TNC allocated to the Soviet Union. On 2 February she arrived in Libau, Latvia, as British N-class