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    UB 122 souvenirs

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    Tom(ADMIN)
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    UB 122 souvenirs

    Post  Tom(ADMIN) on Wed Jan 22, 2014 1:39 pm

    A friend of mine lives near the area where the wreck of UB122 lays in the mud in the River Medway, Kent...he has a small boat and is able to moor up to the wreck when the tides are suitable, he fishes there.

    Knowing my interest in submarines, he picked these two pieces up out of the hull and sent them to me. A rivet and a piece of metal from the bow area...two nice little souvenirs from a WW1 U boat, I keep them in a small clear plastic box on my tv stand.



    And here is a photo of the wreck as she is today.




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    Re: UB 122 souvenirs

    Post  Tom(ADMIN) on Wed Jan 22, 2014 4:09 pm

    I have my eye on this piece..it's part of the periscope drive system. Just wondering where I could put it...

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    Re: UB 122 souvenirs

    Post  profesorul on Thu Jan 23, 2014 9:46 am

    RICHARD ,

    Maybe You find a place in front of Your porch !!! . (LOL)

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    Re: UB 122 souvenirs

    Post  nigele(ADMIN)2 on Thu Jan 23, 2014 10:13 am

    Richard(Admin) wrote:I have my eye on this piece..it's part of the periscope drive system. Just wondering where I could put it...


    Answers on a postcard please..........
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    Re: UB 122 souvenirs

    Post  Dagon on Thu Jan 23, 2014 10:15 am

    The missus would give you a good idea where to put it.

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    Re: UB 122 souvenirs

    Post  Tom(ADMIN) on Thu Jan 23, 2014 10:34 am

    I haven't got of those...they cost too much money to keep!

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