This silent footage from 1945 shows the surrender of German U-boat submarines at a port in Lisahally, Northern Ireland.
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The surrender of German U-Boat submarines U802 and U826, Lisahally, Northern Ireland.
M/S as aeroplane flies overhead. M/S ship passing with crew onboard. Various shots of British submarines and their crews in base or sailing.
Admiral Sir Max Horton inspects the boats.
Note: events took place 14 May 1945.
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