A Grossdeutschland Division Horch Kfz 15 blocks a road with a damaged axle, while a Workshop Abteilung mechanic looks to repair & enable traffic to continue. His C/O, Werkmeister Zimmermann looks at the camera. Note the GD stahlhelm symbol on the driver’s door.
On 14 May 1945, U-889 was commissioned into the RCN and decommissioned in December 1945.
U-889 was one of ten U-boats allocated to the United States as part of the Tripartite Naval Commission sitting in Berlin in November 1945. She sailed to Portsmouth, New Hampshire on 10 January 1946 and experiments were conducted on her special hydrophone gear. She was sunk off Cape Cod on 20 November 1947.