HMS Barham Explodes And Sinks 1945

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  • Just a slight correction. Barham was actually the 2nd British battleship to be sunk by a U0-Boat. HMS Royal Oak was sunk by in Scapa Flow in October 1939 by U-47 commanded by Gunther Prien.

    Old Sandancer

    Old Sandancer 3rd Aug 2014

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