Thanks to Erik Krogh
(6873-2004) for this tour of the only Type VII-C left in the world.
Now we tour inside this beautiful Type VII-C and we enter starboard side aft, into the after torpedo room.
We look to our left as we enter the after This sign informs us that we are in the
torpedoroom and we see the lone stern tube after torpedo room and points to it in
that is standard on the Type VII boats. the diagram.
We're standing at the after end of the emachineraum The engine telegraph lets the operator know
(electric motor room) looking forward. The big 2,800 the speed the Skipper wants on either the
hp M.A.N. diesels are through the next hatch. diesels or the electric motors.
We are in the forward hatch of the Another engine telegraph.
emachineraum looking forward into the
dieselraum, at the big diesels.
Looking forward into the galley. In the galley looking at the portside. The cook, or 'Smutje'
as he was known, had to cook several meals each day for
some four dozen men on this three burner electric stove!
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