Though they were often outnumbered and were ultimately vanquished, the German U-boat fleets nonetheless fought diligently throughout WWII. This comprehensive set looks back at the brave soldiers who piloted the "iron coffins," and chronicles some of their amazing (if short-lived) victories against the Allied forces.
Description by Koch Entertainment Distribution:
This incisive three DVD set tells the story of the U-boat war from the perspective of the men who sailed in the U-boat fleet. Drawing on extensive news reel footage and rare war time photographs, this is the definitive story of the U-boat war from the inside. Also included is a 196 page book the U-boat war from primary sources featuring a complete overview of the U-boat war by Emmy Award winning author Bob Carruthers, eye witness accounts from survivors and a wide selection of the best photography from German war time propaganda magazines and the Kreigsmarine's own publications.