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HMS X24 midget submarine
England

The only surviving X-Craft that saw action with the Royal Navy during WW2. The midget submarine is on display at the submarine museum in Gosport, Hampshire.

http://www.submarine-museum.co.uk/museum-collections/our-submarines/hms-x24

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Uploaded: 03/03/2012
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Tags: hms x24; midget submarine; museum; royal navy; historic; gosport; x-craft
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