When the group arrives at the ship, Joana is asked to help with incoming wounded soldiers. She has to determine if the men are fit enough to survive the journey.
During the trip to Kiel, the ship was hit with a torpedo that caused the Wilhelm Gustloff to start sinking. Many people end up getting trapped on the lower decks.
Florian, Klaus, and Joana end up safely getting on a life boat with a few other people. The shoe poet jumps off the ship and drowns. Emilia secures a life boat with Alfred but is never heard from again.