U-Boat Bases and Bunkers: U-Boat Bunker construction was orchestrated by Organization Todt which commanded over 300,000 construction workers. Organization Todt workers consisted of German technical specialists and tradesmen brought in to oversee, locally sourced paid laborers, specialists legitimately recruited from abroad (Spanish, Swiss, etc.), and slave labor conscripted from throughout German occupied territories, concentration camps, and POW camps.
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