Cuban Missile Crisis - The Submariner's Tale


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Originally published at: http://timeghost.tv/cuban-missile-crisis-the-submariners-tale/

During the Cuban Missile Crisis, four Soviet Foxtrot class submarines tried to run the blockade on Cuba. As the US navy hunted them, the diesel powered submarines were forced to stay submerged. In the hot waters of the Caribbean, conditions onboard soon became unbearable. Confused by heat and CO2 poisoning, the commander of submarine B-59…


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@Spartacus I have about 1000 written first hand accounts of WWII like this for each campaign in my archive. This was a really cool format and good adjunct to the main program. Do you have plans to do this for ww2?