It is a little known fact that German U-boats operated in the Indian Ocean during WW2. There is photographic evidence that they were moored at Swettenham Pier, in the open, because of the low probability of aerial attacks. Over 40 U-boats were sent to the east; many were lost. They operated in conjunction with the Japanese submarines where is was forbidden to attack another sub! They were known as 'Gruppe Monsun) - Monsoon Group.
KitsuneFox: In the Unites States, the most Easterly point, that is drivable, is the West Quoddy Head Lighthouse in Maine. Technically that is the first place someone could celebrate New Years in the 'states. goo.gl/maps/YtsPgzoNuqrpVjfVA
Dec 26, 2021 13:48:21 GMT
KitsuneFox: Happy 'Black Friday'! Dubai Mall is the world's current largest shopping center by total area, boasting an area of over 12,000,000 square feet. goo.gl/maps/oUVzRzr3PUdkYhvX8
Nov 26, 2021 12:14:42 GMT