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by Felix C
Thu Dec 19, 2013 7:49 pm
Forum: Bismarck General Discussion
Topic: Bismarck final battle and German main battery accuracy Qs.
Replies: 5
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Re: Bismarck final battle and German main battery accuracy Q

Thanks. But I meant Bismarck's last battle.
by Felix C
Wed Dec 18, 2013 7:56 pm
Forum: Bismarck General Discussion
Topic: Bismarck final battle and German main battery accuracy Qs.
Replies: 5
Views: 1458

Re: Bismarck final battle and German main battery accuracy Q

Recommended reading on which book provides the most detail regarding gunnery in the last battle? Quite a few Bismarck books have been printed since the last one I read about the Mullenheim-Rechberg book.
by Felix C
Tue Dec 17, 2013 8:16 pm
Forum: Bismarck General Discussion
Topic: Bismarck final battle and German main battery accuracy Qs.
Replies: 5
Views: 1458

Bismarck final battle and German main battery accuracy Qs.

I searched and went back to 2009 to find posts on this pardon me if previously mentioned but was Bismarck's main battery gunnery much poorer in the final battle compared to the Denmark Straits action? Was it due to the main FC being hit early in the battle? Crew fatigue? Yawing of the ship due to th...