Above Us the Waves is a 1955 British war film about human torpedo and midget submarine attacks on the German battleship Tirpitz directed by Ralph Thomas. It is based on two true-life attacks on the Tirpitz by British commando frogmen, first using Chariot manned torpedoes in Operation Title in 1942, and then X-Craft midget submarines in Operation Source in 1943. Some of the original equipment was used in the film.

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  • Above Us the Waves is a 1955 British war film about human torpedo and midget submarine attacks on the German battleship Tirpitz directed by Ralph Thomas. It is based on two true-life attacks on the Tirpitz by British commando frogmen, first using Chariot manned torpedoes in Operation Title in 1942, and then X-Craft midget submarines in Operation Source in 1943. Some of the original equipment was used in the film. (en)
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  • Above Us the Waves is a 1955 British war film about human torpedo and midget submarine attacks on the German battleship Tirpitz directed by Ralph Thomas. It is based on two true-life attacks on the Tirpitz by British commando frogmen, first using Chariot manned torpedoes in Operation Title in 1942, and then X-Craft midget submarines in Operation Source in 1943. Some of the original equipment was used in the film. (en)
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