This is one of the most bizarre World War II photos of a Nazi submarine we’ve seen

In this photo taken in 1944,  colorized by Marina Amaral, US Army troops examine a one-man submarine that washed up on the Anzio beachhead in Italy.

According to The National World War II Museum, the submarine was converted from a torpedo, with the warhead chamber replaced with a cockpit.

US troops captured the 17-year-old Nazi pilot when the beached unterseeboot, or U-boat, was found in April 1944.

20299352328_91835b294a_oMarina Amaral

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