A tugboat guiding Bismarck at Brunsbüttel, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany, 15 Sep 1940, photo 1 of 7

Caption   A tugboat guiding Bismarck at Brunsbüttel, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany, 15 Sep 1940, photo 1 of 7 ww2dbase
Source    ww2dbaseGerman Federal Archive
Identification Code   Bild 193-13-3-13
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Bismarck   Main article  Photos  
Photos in Series See all photos in this series
Photos on Same Day 15 Sep 1940
Photos at Same Place Brunsbüttel, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
Added By C. Peter Chen
Added Date 16 Nov 2010

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1. Anonymous says:
13 May 2011 06:23:09 AM

Also this photo shows "Bismarck" at the 9th of Dec. 1940 on the Elbe river near it´s destination port Hamburg. For final changes and works is was awaited there in the Blohm & Voss shipyard.

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Lat/Long 53.8964, 9.1386
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