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U234 and German Atomic bomb
Posted by: Wayne Grover ()
Date: June 08, 2000 11:29PM

One German U-Boat captain, Johann-Heinrich Fehler changed the course of history and prevented Japan from obtaining Germany's atom bomb plans and enriched uranium at a crucial time of the impending U.S. invasion of Japan. When he sailed from Norway on April 16, 1945, he had on board the plans for an atomic bomb nearly 85% complete, requiring but a short time more to design the trigger. Also on board was 550 Kg of enriched uranium and two Japanese, science officers to oversee the transfer in Japan. Unknown to most U-Boat buffs, U-234 also had Germany's top nuclear scientists aboard to assist the Japanese in rapid development of their own atomic bomb to use on the fast approaching American forces.You won't find much mention of the German scientist being aboard because a net of total secrecy was thrown over the whole event after Fehler disobeyed orders directly from Hitler to get the sub to Japan. When Fehler heard the war in Europe was over, he turned in mid-Atlantic, radioed the American Navy and was met by a small floatilla of U.S. warships that escorted U-234 and its crew to Portsmouth, NH where the FBI and military intelligence units were waiting. A news blackout was issued after local papers trumpeted the capture of the sub, but crewmen who survived have since revealed the full story. The two Japanese committed suicide rather than face capture by the Americans. The German scientists were quickly absorbed into our own nearly complete atomic bomb program and within two months, the U.S. detonated its first atomic blast in New Mexico. THINK ABOUT THIS: Had Fehler obeyed orders and taken the U-234 to Japan, the course of history could well have been altered and millions of Americans lives would have been lost....maybe even the Pacific War. This is the best kept secret of WWII. If The hunt for Red October thrilled you, this story is fact and its implications far more history making. Wayne Grover, Author001@AOL.Com

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U234 and German Atomic bomb Wayne Grover 06/08/2000 11:29PM
RE: U234 and German Atomic bomb MCE 06/09/2000 04:27PM
RE: U234 and German Atomic bomb Joe 06/09/2000 11:31PM
Re: RE: U234 and German Atomic bomb Bill L 09/02/2011 06:48PM
RE: U234 and German Atomic bomb Les 06/12/2000 07:09AM
RE: U234 and German Atomic bomb Martin Henricks 06/13/2000 01:05AM
RE: U234 and German Atomic bomb Fin B. 06/13/2000 01:50PM
RE: U234 and German Atomic bomb Les 06/14/2000 02:54AM
Nonsense. SuperKraut 06/14/2000 08:21AM
RE: Nonsense. Fin B. 06/14/2000 11:25AM
Heisenberg SuperKraut 06/14/2000 11:35AM
RE: Heisenberg joe brandt 06/16/2000 12:19AM
See Uranium post SuperKraut 06/16/2000 11:08AM
Re: RE: Heisenberg Dennis Weidner 04/06/2011 07:39AM
RE: Heisenberg Garbo 06/15/2000 11:23AM
RE: Heisenberg MCE 06/15/2000 06:12PM
RE: Heisenberg Garbo 06/16/2000 09:50AM
Uranium. SuperKraut 06/16/2000 11:06AM
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RE: See Uranium post Wheete 06/24/2000 06:45AM
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