THROUGH THEIR EYES
LINIENSCHIFF SCHLESWIG -HOSTEIN AND LINIENSHIFF HESSEN.
Here I offer a cd containing 111 high res scans produced from a German kriegsmarine sailors original photo album .
He served on the battleship Linienschiff Schleswig-Holstein & Linienschiff Hessen . Album probably dates to mid to late 1930s . There are many photos of crew and the ship ..including the ships guns firing and in drydock .
The ship entered service in 1908 ..during WW1 was involved in the Battle of jutland ...and on 1st of sept 1939 effectively announced the invasion of Poland with the bombardment of Westerplatte .
Cd contains many fine images .
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