The German battleship Schleswig-Holstein/The attack on the Westerplatte

The German battleship Schleswig-Holstein/The attack on the Westerplatte
Gdańsk, Poland

The obsolete German battleship Schleswig-Holstein played an important role at the outbreak of the Second World War. The ship moored in the port of Gdańsk under false pretences, and then, in the early morning of 1 September 1939, proceeded to bombard the ...

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Liberation Route Europe

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