19, posts. 12, battles. [HINON] One of the most fun battleships in the game, and perfectly capable. I used a . I practically skipped over all of the lower tier German BBs and used Scharnhorst to grind up to Gneisenau. 19, posts . German DDs do not eat more AP pens than other destroyers in the game. In addition, their wide hull makes it very easy for enemy cruisers and battleships to penetrate with armor-piercing shells, doing more. km) and sunk or captured 16 merchant ships totaling 99, tons, Admiral Scheer far exceeded the accomplishments of her sister. .. 19, posts .. Maybe if Wargaming does a second German Cruiser Line or even a.

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They were similar to the Braunschweig -class ships, though their armor was thicker.

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The book was adapted for the movie Sink the Bismarck! Honestly this builds are all horrible for torpedo boats. Bayern and Baden were commissioned into the fleet in July and Marchrespectively. Another battleship, King George V or Renownturned away damaged.

After the refit, the Kriegsmarine reclassified him as a heavy cruiser for shore bombardment and supply 1395 to Spain was not what Hitler had intended for his pocket battleships – commerce raiding of convoys was more the forte of this class. It’s looking like a good ship yes, but ‘super’ ship? 1395 their sometimes differing viewpoints, these experts generally agree that Bismarck would have eventually foundered if the Germans had not scuttled her first.


Liaison officers were present on all three ships. Everyone’s RNG is different I guess. All German capital ships deployed to the Atlantic were therefore out of action.

The wreck was eventually broken up in — KM DD’s should cap Work was conducted in a floating dry dock and lasted until July Conway’s Ggerman the World’s Fighting Ships, — The first convoys emerged from Canadian ports and then soon after from American ports. Within a few minutes, Prinz Eugen scored a pair of hits on the battleship that started a small fire.

Three torps into each, plus main guns and Secondaries — a glorious brawl, took a beating but put them both down. Gfrman four hit the starboard side of the forward superstructure. After all three British ships had been sunk, Marschall withdrew his force to Trondheim to conduct emergency repairs to Scharnhorst.

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The explosion caused significant destruction to the side plating as well as the starboard and centerline propeller shafts. Scuttled at Scapa Flow on 21 June [62]. The submersibles recorded no sign of a shell penetration through the main or side armour here, and it is likely that the shell penetrated the deck armour only.

By the time these torpedo attacks took place, the ship was already listing so badly that the deck was partly awash. Previous classes included several types of ironclad ships, including coastal defense ships and armored frigates.

He’s been running the KM line for awhile and has generated a very polished list of DD captain skills Captain Fegen was on the bridge when it was hit and lost an arm in the ensuing actions. After daybreak on 27 May, King George V led the attack. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. I go for an AA and secondary build for close in knife fighting and swatting away the annoying flyboys.


The intent of the operation was to draw out British units and ease the pressure on the heavy cruiser “pocket battleship” Admiral Graf Speewhich was being pursued in the South Atlantic. The Mopan’s skipper decided to obey the German order primarily since they themselves had no life boats to use and it was November in the chilly Atlantic.

I really enjoy her because she exemplifies a unique premium ship, not just a tech tree clone with a gimmick. The only effective weapon at the disposal of the Germans in Norway was Scharnhorst — Tirpitz was badly damaged, and the four remaining heavy cruisers were committed to the Baltic.

Sunk at the Battle of Jutland1 June [44]. You might be fast and pretty maneuverable for a BB but Two old Revenge -class battleships were ordered into the hunt:

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