Having been transferred from the water, from her floating dock, she waits beside he highway to be taken across to be moved alongside the Chicago Museum of Industry and Science.
She was taken across the road on the night of 3 Septemer 1954 and this was accomplished in about 9 hours.
A famous pictute of the cpture of this submarine, worth another view on the site.
The decryption of German messages sent on the Enigma network meant that Allied forces were aware that U-boats were operating near Cape Verde, but their exact locations were not known. On 15 May 1944, Task Group 22.3, a