France - German U-boat base Keroman - Lorient

Pictures from the German (Nazi) U-boat base in Lorient - France. The base was build during World War II and was used to reload and repair the German U-boats after their fights in the "Battle of the Atlantic".
 
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Lorrient - France - German U-boat/submarine base - World War II

The main part of the U-boat base.
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Lorrient - France - German U-boat/submarine base - World War II

The wreck of a U-boat outside the base.
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Lorrient - France - German U-boat/submarine base - World War II

a part of the base with two wrecks in front of it.
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Lorrient - France - German U-boat/submarine base - World War II

The other part of the base. Today it is used for modern industry.
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Lorrient - France - German U-boat/submarine base - World War II

A sign showing a part of the history of the base.
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Lorrient - France - German U-boat/submarine base - World War II

A "newer" French submarine in front of the base (2006).
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Lorrient - France - German U-boat/submarine base - World War II
An image showing how thick the walls and roof is.


Photo:
euro-t-guide.com - Summer 2006

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