NHF-005 German Navy Collection
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18 images of German cruisers including: EMDEN (German Light Cruiser, 1925), 8 images including 2 drawings of EMDEN’s layout; 3 images of KÖLN (Light Cruiser, 1933) have been removed and replaced with printouts of their NHC online library page, 4 originals remain; 3 photos of and 1 page of statistical information on LEIPZIG (Light Cruiser, 1934); 2 photos and 1 layout drawing of ADMIRAL HIPPER (Heavy Cruiser, 1939).
NHF-005-B: German Battleships, 17 items, including 3 images of BISMARCK (Bismarck Class, 1941); 6 images of TIRPITZ (Bismarck Class, 1942); 4 images of GNEISENAU (Gneisenau Class, 1941); 1 image of SCHARNHORST (Gneisenau Class, 1939), another image has been removed and replaced by a printout from its NHC online library page; 1 image of ADMIRAL GRAF SPEE; 2 images of ADMIRAL SCHEER (Deutschland Class, 1941).
18 images, German destroyers, torpedo boats, etc. Images include: 2 LEBERECHT MAASZ-class DD’s; 1 MÖWE-class torpedo boat; 8 WOLF-class torpedo boats. Specifically identified ships include: 1 image of LEOPARD; 1 image of LUCHS (Wolf-class, 1934); 1 image of SEEADLER (Möwe Class, 1937); 1 image of MÖEWE (Möwe-class, 1937-1938); 1 image of ILTIS (Wolf-class, c. 1938); 2 images of KONDOR (Möwe-class, 1938).
German Submarines including: 1 image (plus negative) of the former U-570 (renamed HMS GRAPH after its capture by the RAF in August 1941); 6 images of German submarine U-505 at Chicago, Illinois, c. 1960 donated by Captain P.R. SMITH, USN.
Images taken in Germany, c. 1945. Includes 18 images of the Walthers “HIGH-SPEED SUBMARINE” at Hamburg, Germany in June 1945. Other images show parts of the German cities of ULM; FRANKFORT; the AUTOBAHN. Also 2 images of NARVIK-class destroyers and PRINZ EUGEN, in June 1945.
NHF-005 also has copies and negatives for much of the material in section NHF-005-E
- World War II 1939-1945
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