Photo #: NH 80983
Köln (German Light Cruiser, 1930-1945)
Photographed from a Royal Air Force aircraft from Thorney Island, United Kingdom, 2 March 1939.
Plane's altitude was 150 feet. Distance from ship was 800 yards. Ship's speed was 12 knots.
U.S. Naval Historical Center Photograph.
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15 January 2003