Thursday, December 21, 2017
Wreckage of the submarine HMAS AE1 is located in waters off the Duke of York Island group in Papua New Guinea
Maritime News

Australia Finds Wreck of First Allied Submarine to Sink in World War One

By Elouise Fowler SYDNEY, Dec 21 (Reuters) – Australia has discovered the wreck of its first submarine off the coast of Papua New Guinea, authorities said on Thursday, resolving one of...

December 21, 2017
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Sunday, April 21, 2013

Maritime Monday for April 22nd, 2013: Dämmerung des Königs

Sailors in Munich SMS Seydlitz 25,000 ton battlecruiser of the Imperial German Navy built Blohm & Voß, Hamburg, commissioned May 1913 At the Battle of Dogger Bank, 24 January 1915,...

April 21, 2013
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Monday, February 27, 2012

Maritime Monday for February 27th, 2012 – “Wir sind in Scapa Flow!!”

Kapitänleutnant Günther Prien in 1940 Kriegsmarine Commander of Submarines Karl Dönitz devised a plan to attack Scapa Flow by submarine within days of the outbreak of war. Its goal would...

February 27, 2012
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Sunday, February 19, 2012

Maritime Monday for February 20, 2012: Alas Poor Yorck; The Raid on Scarborough

What is naval power for? There is no permanent answer. Unlike land-based military might – designed for the conquest of human-occupied territory – sea power has had different functions at...

February 19, 2012
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