Title: 
German Submarine U.C. 97 Docked At Detroit, Michigan
Year: 
1919
Publisher: 
AZO
Type(s): 
Postcard
Language: 
English
Source: 
Mike Skreptak Collection; Dexter Box
Notes: 
German submarine U.C. 97 was launched in March 1918 and surrendered in November 1918; it then toured the Great Lakes; it arrived in Detroit and tied up at the foot of Randolph Street on Sunday June 29th, 1919. It was accompanied by U.S. submarine chasers S.C. 411 and S.C. 419; it stayed in Detroit until Saturday July 5th, 1919. In 1921, it was deliberately sunk in Lake Michigan by USS Wilmette; steamer Ste. Claire is in the background
Subject(s): 
Submarines
Ships
Ferries
Detroit River
Docks
Waterfront (Detroit)
Ste. Claire (Ship)
Submarine, German, U.C. 97
Randolph Street (Detroit)
World War I
Place(s): 
Detroit (Michigan)
Rights: 
Public Domain
Repository: 
University of Windsor. Leddy Library
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