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Category: Naval Warfare


11 records found.
The fate of the Scharnhorst -::- by Sakhal
2016-09-20 - Votes: 0 - Views: 325 - Last update: Never
The Scharnhorst is another example of the limitations that Germany had for its rearmament because of the Treaty of Versailles. The most important deficiencies of this battleship (which was actually a battlecruiser) lied in her armament, on which the p...
The modern escort warship -::- by Sakhal
2016-05-26 - Votes: 0 - Views: 597 - Last update: Never
<span class="italic"><span class="font_larger">The Task Forces of the United States Navy have their antimissile, antiaircraft and antisubmarine defense entrusted to the Ticonderoga-class cruisers (CG-47 onwards) and the Arleigh Burke- class destroyers ...
The fate of the Admiral Graf Spee -::- by Sakhal
2015-10-19 - Votes: 0 - Views: 2128 - Last update: Never
<span class="font_larger"><span class="bold">The Admiral Graf Spee and the Battle of River Plate</span></span><br/><br/> The &quot;pocket battleship&quot; Admiral Graf Spee was built in 1934 after her sisters Admiral Scheer and Deutschland. She had been ...
Hornet and Chokai - Two faces of Guadalcanal -::- ...
2015-10-17 - Votes: 0 - Views: 1265 - Last update: 2015-10-19
<span class="font_larger"><span class="bold">USS Hornet</span></span><br/><br/> After the Japanese attack against Pearl Harbor, the American public opinion, despite having reacted with indignation, was still shocked. To this contributed the fact that Jap...
Amphibious landing craft of WW2 -::- by Sakhal
2015-10-14 - Votes: 0 - Views: 2548 - Last update: Never
<span class="font_larger"><span class="bold">LCM</span></span><br/><br/> At the beginning of World War Two, the belligerent powers, despite having developed in many cases a technology and a military technique of high level, had not still taken into consi...
Assault means of the Regia Marina -::- by Sakhal
2015-08-30 - Votes: 0 - Views: 750 - Last update: Never
<div class="img-wrapper" style="margin:auto; width:700px; clear:both;"><a href="../images/naval_assault_means/Regia_Marina_assault_means.jpg"><img width="690" src="../images/naval_assault_means/Regia_Marina_assault_means.jpg" alt="Assault means of the Reg...
Innovations of German WW2 submarine war -::- by Sa...
2015-06-13 - Votes: 0 - Views: 3053 - Last update: 2015-06-13
<span class="font_larger"><span class="italic">At the outbreak of the Second World War, the U-boat could not be considered as a secret weapon; but certainly they could be considered as secret all of those devices created with the purpose of strengthening ...
Cheap means of sinking a ship -::- by Sakhal
2015-06-12 - Votes: 0 - Views: 823 - Last update: 2015-06-12
<span class="font_larger"><span class="bold">Magnetic mines</span></span><br/><br/> During 1940 Germany surrounded Britain with dangerous minefields to destroy the convoys that coming from the United States supplied the country and its war effort, and to...
The sinking of the Yamato and the Musashi -::- by ...
2015-02-03 - Votes: 0 - Views: 1861 - Last update: Never
<span class="bold">Sinking of the Musashi</span><br/><br/> In the morning of the 24th October 1944, Admiral Kurita was in the command bridge of the superbattleship Yamato, sister of the Musashi and then flagship of the Imperial Japanese Fleet, commanding...
The hunt for the Bismarck -::- by Sakhal
2015-02-02 - Votes: 0 - Views: 2188 - Last update: Never
Anchored in the docks at Gdynia (Poland), the Bismarck departed for her first and last war action the 19th May 1941, followed by the Prinz Eugen. The Scharnhorst and her sister Gneisenau were unable to accompany the Bismarck due to their severe breakd...
Experimental ships 1861-65 -::- by Sakhal
2014-09-24 - Votes: 0 - Views: 3318 - Last update: Never
During the American Civil War (1861-65) entered experimental action some of the first ironclads and submersible boats, whose impact on the war was certainly not decisive, but these undoubtedly opened a new stage in the history of naval warfare. This a...