Tirpitz AVKS report ?

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Tirpitz AVKS report ?

Post by alecsandros » Tue Nov 26, 2013 1:46 pm

Hello,
Does anybody know if Tirpitz AVKS report has been preserved somehow after the war ? And if yes, could it be available to the general public ?

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Re: Tirpitz AVKS report ?

Post by Dave Saxton » Fri Nov 29, 2013 3:51 pm

I was told by a friend in Germany that it was on a list of micro filmed documents along with the Bismarck's AVKS report micro film, but that person also said "it was unavailable to me". So it may be a matter of someone getting to the archives sometime? I don't know if duplicate copys are in the US or British archives?
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Re: Tirpitz AVKS report ?

Post by Thorsten Wahl » Sun Dec 01, 2013 5:48 pm

seems the piece had not survived, at least not in german archives.
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