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by Celticmarine
Thu Aug 15, 2013 6:47 am
Forum: Bismarck General Discussion
Topic: Flak Control and crew
Replies: 1
Views: 957

Flak Control and crew

Hello all, I've a few questions on the Bismarck's Flak artillery. I've noticed in a few depictions of the ship that the superstructure just behind the aft gunnery control sometimes had a done and when down seemed to be a sort of rangefinder. I've seen this once or twice called the Flak Gunnery contr...
by Celticmarine
Fri Aug 09, 2013 5:20 am
Forum: Bismarck General Discussion
Topic: Command Ceneters joint operations
Replies: 8
Views: 1857

Re: Command Ceneters joint operations

Thank you Mr. Tommy and Mr. Vic for your long replies. It's much clearer now. Mr Tommy, that 'Command Central', that was from where damage control was stationed correct? Phone lines and runners to and from different areas to ascertain the Bismarcks situation? One last question, the Magazines - I pre...
by Celticmarine
Thu Aug 08, 2013 12:42 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Are the bad guys on the move again?
Replies: 87
Views: 27653

Re: Are the bad guys on the move again?

What does everyone think of the Evacuation of the Embassies?
by Celticmarine
Wed Aug 07, 2013 6:06 pm
Forum: Bismarck General Discussion
Topic: Command Ceneters joint operations
Replies: 8
Views: 1857

Command Ceneters joint operations

Hey all, Questions about the way the Command centers operated. The foretop I know had the revolving 10,5 m Rangefinder, the forward a 7 m and the aft the 10,5. Who actually directed the fire from the turrets? The foretop had the more powerful rangefinder, so would they calculate the shot then send o...
by Celticmarine
Wed Aug 07, 2013 5:36 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Intro
Replies: 1
Views: 4372

Intro

Good morning everyone, Just registered wanted to take a second to say hello. It's been about 3 years since I've been here, I lost the login details to my former account (Celticmarine10) so I'm on a new one. I've been researching WWII as long as I can remember, mainly the German Forces. Discovered th...