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By The Window - Graf Spee (2) - Graf Spee (Vinyl, LP, Album)

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  1. Jan 03,  · At the time of the Graf Spee being engaged the Wichita doesn't stand a chance against the German ship, the Spee's gunnery was relatively decent, and at range the 11" fire, which the US ship cannot resist with it's own armour, will quickly render the ship ineffective much as happened to the Exeter, only without the distraction of the 6" cruiser.
  2. The Graf Spee was intercepted by a force of three British cruisers, The Exeter, the Achilles, and the Ajax. The Battle of the River Plate actually took place about miles off the coast of Uruguay. As dawn broke on December 13, , the British ships and the Spee found themselves in sight and gun range. The book gives a wonderful play-by.
  3. May 09,  · A German warship called the Graf Spee, which sank off Uruguay's coast in during the early days of World War II, is at the center of a growing debate. Many want to .
  4. GRAF SPEE Vintage pre-WW2 B&W toned image of Nazi Germany Battle Cruiser Admiral Graf Spee in with all hands parading on deck. The Graf Spee was a Deutschland-class 'Panzerschiff' (armored ship), nicknamed a 'pocket battleship' by the British, which served with the Kriegsmarine of Nazi Germany during World War II.
  5. The Graf Spee’s captain scuttled the ship before committing suicide, and it has remained in waters less than 25 feet ( meters) deep only miles outside the port of Montevideo ever since.
  6. Graf Spee, German pocket battleship of 10, tons launched in The Graf Spee was more heavily gunned than any cruiser and had a top speed of 25 knots and an endurance of 12, miles (20, km). After sinking several merchant ships in the Atlantic, the Graf Spee was sighted on Dec. 13,
  7. Jan 22,  · The action had begun when the Graf Spee was sighted by Force G, the British navy's South American cruiser squadron. Although the German raider could outgun and outrun all .
  8. Apr 10,  · Graf Spee would have proven herself against the British once again, causing heavy damage to Cumberland (I estimate Cumberland since I believe she was the biggest). After about a half hour fight Graf Spee would be forced into a closer battle than she would have liked being forced to use the 6” guns, since ammunition for the 11” guns has been.
  9. Germany WWII: Germany grapples with honoring Graf Spee captain. Captain Hans Langsdorff rescued his crew of more than 1, men by scuttling his ship, the Graf Spee, rather than fight a hopeless.

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