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 Memorial of the Battleship Scharnhorst

Memorial of the Battleship Scharnhorst

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Burial Wilhelmshaven, Stadtkreis Wilhelmshaven, Lower Saxony (Niedersachsen), Germany
Memorial ID 11879 · View Source
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One of the most successful of the German Navy WWII ships. It launched October 3, 1936. Mostly active against allies in the North Atlantic .The Scharnhorst sunk the English Aircraft carrier "Glorious" in June 1940 .The "Scharnhorst" itself sunk from artillery hits and 15 torpedoes in the polar sea near the north cap Only 36 men survived.


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 27 Aug 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 11879
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Memorial of the Battleship Scharnhorst (unknown–unknown), Find A Grave Memorial no. 11879, citing Ehrenfriedhof, Wilhelmshaven, Stadtkreis Wilhelmshaven, Lower Saxony (Niedersachsen), Germany ; Maintained by Find A Grave .