KING’S LYNN: Amazing story of how a British battleship was sunk by Japanese aircraft during WW2
HMS Nelson. HMS Rodney - Dieselpunks
USS Missouri, 1945 My grandfather was aboard this ship!
14 Feb 39: The great German battleship BISMARCK is launched, the most powerful ship in the Kriegsmarine. Its career on the seas, however, will be cut short by the British. More: http://scanningwwii.com/a?d=0214&s=390214 #WWII
Home Fleet flagship 14 in HMS King George V in 1941, the year she and HMS Rodney sent the German battleship Bismarck to the bottom of the Atlantic. Her sister Prince of Wales was heavily damaged in the preceding Denmark Straits engagement which resulted in the loss of the famous battlecruiser HMS Hood.