German heavy cruiser Admiral Hipper, sunk in Kiel

cruiser Admiral Hipper


German heavy cruiser Admiral Hipper, sunk in Kiel.
Since February 2, 1945, the cruiser was being repaired at the dock in the port of Kiel. May 3, 1945 during the air raid of British bombers, the cruiser received several hits. The ship was very burnt and sat down on the bottom of the dock.

 

 

Location: Kiel, Germany
Date: May 19, 1945

 

Source of information about the photo:
1. www.iwm.org.uk

In : 1945

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