Admiral Graf Spee - just lovely lines. Good movie..."battle of The River Plate"
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I.JN BATTLESHIP YAMATO
German battleship Gneisenau, also described as a battlecruiser.
14 in Pennsylvania class battleship USS Arizona at Seattle in 1940: she was the principal victim at Pearl Harbor at 7 December the following year, blowing up under Japanese attack with the loss of nearly 1200 of her crew. Her wreck is now a memorial.
CV-16 — Pagoda mast of battleship Fuso, pictured in 1940....
Bismarck in Kiel. The battleship Bismarck made fast to Buoy A 12 in Kiel in late September 1940. This photo offers a good view of the enormous 36-meter beam. The Bismarck was the widest battleship in the world. Only the Japanese battleships of the Yamato Class (then still under construction) would have a wider beam of 37 m
14 Feb 39: The great German battleship BISMARCK is launched, the most powerful ship in the Kriegsmarine. Its career on the seas, however, will be cut short by the British. More: http://scanningwwii.com/a?d=0214&s=390214 #WWII