“Professor, what are you doing” asked the captain, shocked but was not surprised. He was trembling with fear but he did not show it to the professor.
When he first heard that a professor was the saboteur, his first thought of suspects has been Professor Z. He has been acting rather aggressively since the beginning of the mission.… Click to read the rest
“Captain, we are detecting something” said the sonar operator as he concentrated on the sound that he is hearing on headphone.
The captain came closer and sensed that the Japanese River Boat might be back. However this time the sonar picked up two vessels moving on the surface. One of the vessels was larger than the other.… Click to read the rest
The captain was in his quarters when Ernst walked in.
“Tough decision to make, captain?” said Ernst as he sat beside the captain who was looking at the photo of his family.
“Yes Ernst, we are at the crossroads – do we forgo the safety of the crew for the sake of the mission and making sure that the discovery of the century does not fall into our Axis partner or forgo the mission for the safety of the crew?… Click to read the rest
The next morning, the team received a new coded message and they opened the hatch to re-enter the submarine.
The scientists have interpreted the control that will activate the basic life system in the submarine and the activation of the lights in the submarine interior.Sergeant R felt that they must have left something in the captain’s quarters.… Click to read the rest
“Captain, from the sonar signature, sound and range, we believe that is one of the midget Japanese submarines. It must have detected out sonar signatures and may have decided to investigate the sound. It is moving towards our current location. We can outrun them quite easily but that would give our positions away.”… Click to read the rest
Due to the skeleton crew, many of the non essential areas have been sealed off and this includes the torpedo room. Having no threat from any ships and not involved with any battles, the weapons team has been reassigned with other tasks in the U Boat. There was a lonely sentry assigned at the entrance of the torpedo room.… Click to read the rest
It looked like it is going to be another ordinary day in U X.
Travelling in deep waters means there is virtually no engagement with surface boats. The crew was getting more experts with the new technologies in U X and the captain took time to learn of the new gadgets himself.… Click to read the rest