Kapitänleutnant Günther Prien, returning to Germany after sinking HMS Royal Oak. The "Bull of Scapa Flow" would receive the Knights Cross of the Iron Cross for his actions, and U-47 would go on to sink 30 more ships and damage 8 more under his leadership, making it one of the most successful U-boats of the war. Like most U-boat crewmen of the Kriegsmarine, Prien and U-47 did not survive the war. They disappeared in March of 1941 off the coast of Iceland.

✠ Gunther Prien January 1908 – 7 March missing while attacking Convoy…

κατασκευή του μνημείου του ΄Αγνωστου Στρατιώτη

κατασκευή του μνημείου του ΄Αγνωστου Στρατιώτη

59 χλμ. μακριά από την Πάτρα κρύβεται ένας... πολιτισμικός παράδεισος

59 χλμ. μακριά από την Πάτρα κρύβεται ένας... πολιτισμικός παράδεισος

FOUND! Aldebaran: The Italian Navy Torpediniera sunk on 20 October 1941 in Greece

Aldebaran: The Italian Navy Torpediniera sunk on 20 October 1941 in Greece

The story of the Greek battleship \

The story of the Greek battleship “Kilkis” sunk by Stuka bombers on April 1941

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