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WW2 U-Boat Naval Print by Anthony Saunders and Robert Taylor. - U-Boat-Art.com
DHM2119.  Against All Odds by Robert Taylor. <p> Robert Taylors painting protrays the renowned defiance of the U-Boat crews. Caught on the surface by a PBY Catalina the gun crews of a type VIIc U-Boat are quickly into action. The 3.7cm anti-aircraft gun is hurriedly reloaded while on the upper platform the two 2cm anti-aircraft twins take chunks out of the Catalinas tail - enough damage to secure a respite from the attack. Soon they will dive to relative safety beneath the Atlantic swell. <p><b>Just one print remains of this edition - now sold out at the publisher.  Our print has damage to the border area, but this does not affect the image or the print once framed.</b><b><p>Signed by <a href=signatures.php?Signature=500>Kapitanleutnant Karl-August Landfermann (deceased)</a>, <br><a href=signatures.php?Signature=501>Oberbootsmannsmaat Rudolf Muhlbauer (deceased)</a>, <br><a href=signatures.php?Signature=502>Kapitanleutnant Heinrich Schroeteler (deceased)</a> <br>and <br><a href=signatures.php?Signature=503>Korveitenkapitan Helmut Witte (deceased)</a>. <p>  Signed limited edition of 450 prints (numbered 251 - 700 of 700) <p>Paper size 32 inches x 24 inches (81cm x 61cm)
DHM1089E. Wolves at Saint Nazaire by Anthony Saunders. <p> Portrayed in the southern lock at the French port of Saint Nazaire during the Autumn of 1941 are from left: U552, commanded by Kapitanleutnant Erich Topp, U567, commanded by Oberleutnant zur See Engelbert Endrass and U93, commanded by Oberleutnant zur See Horst Elfe. Saint Nazaire was home for two U-boat flotillas: 7. U-Flotille, the Wegener Flotilla and 6.U-Flotille, the Hundius Flotilla. It produced some of the top U-boat commanders including Topp, Endrass, Prien and Kretschmer. The base reached a peak of activity in mid 1943, however, by the end of the war the entire port had been flattened by the allied air forces. The only buildings to survive the onslaught were the bomb proof U-bunkers which can still be seen to this day. <b><p>Signed by <a href=signatures.php?Signature=1729>Horst Joachim Joth</a>. <p>Joth Signature edition of 200 prints from the signed limited edition of 1150 prints. <p> Image size 25 inches x 15 inches (64cm x 38cm)

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WW2 U-Boat Naval Print by Anthony Saunders and Robert Taylor.

PCK1422. WW2 U-Boat Naval Print by Anthony Saunders and Robert Taylor.

Naval Print Pack.

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DHM2119. Against All Odds by Robert Taylor.

Robert Taylors painting protrays the renowned defiance of the U-Boat crews. Caught on the surface by a PBY Catalina the gun crews of a type VIIc U-Boat are quickly into action. The 3.7cm anti-aircraft gun is hurriedly reloaded while on the upper platform the two 2cm anti-aircraft twins take chunks out of the Catalinas tail - enough damage to secure a respite from the attack. Soon they will dive to relative safety beneath the Atlantic swell.

Just one print remains of this edition - now sold out at the publisher. Our print has damage to the border area, but this does not affect the image or the print once framed.

Signed by Kapitanleutnant Karl-August Landfermann (deceased),
Oberbootsmannsmaat Rudolf Muhlbauer (deceased),
Kapitanleutnant Heinrich Schroeteler (deceased)
and
Korveitenkapitan Helmut Witte (deceased).

Signed limited edition of 450 prints (numbered 251 - 700 of 700)

Paper size 32 inches x 24 inches (81cm x 61cm)


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DHM1089E. Wolves at Saint Nazaire by Anthony Saunders.

Portrayed in the southern lock at the French port of Saint Nazaire during the Autumn of 1941 are from left: U552, commanded by Kapitanleutnant Erich Topp, U567, commanded by Oberleutnant zur See Engelbert Endrass and U93, commanded by Oberleutnant zur See Horst Elfe. Saint Nazaire was home for two U-boat flotillas: 7. U-Flotille, the Wegener Flotilla and 6.U-Flotille, the Hundius Flotilla. It produced some of the top U-boat commanders including Topp, Endrass, Prien and Kretschmer. The base reached a peak of activity in mid 1943, however, by the end of the war the entire port had been flattened by the allied air forces. The only buildings to survive the onslaught were the bomb proof U-bunkers which can still be seen to this day.

Signed by Horst Joachim Joth.

Joth Signature edition of 200 prints from the signed limited edition of 1150 prints.

Image size 25 inches x 15 inches (64cm x 38cm)


Website Price: 360.00  

To purchase these prints individually at their normal retail price would cost 590.00 . By buying them together in this special pack, you save 230




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Kapitanleutnant Heinrich Schroeteler (deceased)
Heinrich Schroeteler was born 10th December 1915, joining the Navy in 1936 and transferring from minesweepers to u-boats in September 1941. A year later he commissioned U-667, taking the u-boat on four patrols before taking up several training posts. In February 1945 he returned to u-boats, commanding U-1023 for a few months before surrendering U-1023 in the UK, spending three years in captivity. Heinrich Schroeteler was awarded the Knights Cross. He died 19th January 2000.




Kapitanleutnant Karl-August Landfermann (deceased)
Landfermann was one of the leading engineering officers on U-Boats. Serving on U-181 he made the second longest patrol in U-Boat history - 206 days. Shortly afterwards he received his Knights Cross, on 27th October 1943. Died 18th November 2003.




Korveitenkapitan Helmut Witte (deceased)
Born 6th April 1915 - Died 3rd October 2005. Helmut Witte joined the Kriegsmarine in 1934, joining the submarine force in July 1940 after serving on several vessels including the cruiser Koln, destroyer Z-22 and a number of torpedo boats. After training with U-Boats, he joined U-107 until July 1941. Three months later he was given command of U-159 for four patrols before leaving this boat in June 1943.




Oberbootsmannsmaat Rudolf Muhlbauer (deceased)
Knights Cross 10th December, 1944. Muhlbauer was perhaps the most outstanding bridge watch look-out of World War II. He served on both U-123 and later on U-170. He was taken POW in England at the close of hostilities. Died 26th March 2000.
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Horst Joachim Joth
Born 27th March 1926, Joachim Joth joined the German Navy in 1943. In 1944 after training was transferred to U-546 on Atlantic operations. This U-boat was hunted by both US and British destroyers and aircraft carriers until the U-boat was sunk on 24th April 1945 with the loss of 26 men. Joachim Joth was picked up and taken prisoner of war. He spent the rest of 1945 in a POW camp in Mississippi.

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