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Video feature: The human torpedo – the midget sub of WWII

Human torpedoes were the predecessors of modern midget subs, developed during World War II for divers to sneak through harbour defences and affix mines to enemy ships. We take a look at one of these unique vessels, currently under restoration at the Imperial War Museum's Duxford site.


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