NEW GERMAN SUBMARINE.
LONDON, Way 14
Captain Norberg of the barque Lindfield describes the submarine U 70. It had, he said, an
emergency surface speed of 25 knots, below surface a speed of 15 knots, carried two guns, 600 shells and ten torpedoes and was to be absent from the base from 30 to 40 days. When it observed a British destroyer it sank ten fathoms in fifty seconds. The air was good even after submersion ol five hours.
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NEW GERMAN SUBMARINE., Akaroa Mail and Banks Peninsula Advertiser, Volume LXXV, Issue 3546, 16 May 1916
NEW GERMAN SUBMARINE. Akaroa Mail and Banks Peninsula Advertiser, Volume LXXV, Issue 3546, 16 May 1916
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