Item #: 2190
Fifty years after WWII, a German U-boat was discovered off the coast of New Jersey. What boat was it? And what secret mission brought it there? Divers embarked on a six- year quest to uncover the secret of the mysterious wreck. In this two-hour video journey, trace the hisotry of submarines and undersea warfare from teh American Revolution through WWII, and tour the sophisticated- and cramped- interior of a captured U-boat. Dive in dangerous waters with deep sea detectives as they attempt to retrieve clues that will reveal the decaying U-boat's identity. See how the breaking secret Nazi codes by the Allies altered the outcome of the war - and helped unravel the mystery behind this German U-boat. And finally, travel to Germany with the divers as they rewrite a part of WWII hisotry, bring clsure to families of the lost crew and discover how one man's life was spared.