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    Hms Hood's Final Battle

    In 1942 in the Denamrk Strait, 4 ships would battle, 1 sinks. That ship was the Pride of the British fleet HMS Hood. I started when  Heavy Cruiser HMS Hood and battleship Prince of Wales engaged in batlle with German heavy cruiser Prinz Eugen and battleship Bismark. As the...
    carlos2448XD carlos2448XD
    18-21, M
    2 Responses Dec 22, 2010

    Story Of The Wilhelm Gustloff

    On cold night, on  January 30, 1945, a german  passenger ship  the Wilhelm Gustloff  is sailing in the Baltic Sea. All of a  sudden, the ship jerks 3 times. It was topredoed 3 times by the soviet sub S-13. The Wilhelm Gustloff list over to the left an starts to sink. Of 10,0...
    carlos2448XD carlos2448XD
    18-21, M
    1 Response Dec 21, 2010

    Tragic Collision, Hms Curacoa

    On October 2 1942, the HMS Curacoa was escorting the liner/troop ship RMS Queen Mary. The queen mary was practicing the zig-zag manuever, use to avoid u boat torpedoes, when the HMS Curacoa crossed her bow while try to match the Queen Mary's manuevers. With a loud ripping of...
    carlos2448XD carlos2448XD
    18-21, M
    Jan 22, 2011

    November Witch, The Edmund Fitzgerald.

    On November 10, 1975, The lake frieghter Edmund Fitzgerald was sailing in Lake Supirior during a storm. Her radar was not working so she kept in contact with the frieghter Arthur M. Anderson wich was a mile behind the Fitzgerald for information. Boath ships were trying to get to...
    carlos2448XD carlos2448XD
    18-21, M
    Jan 23, 2011

    An Inicent Victim: Hospital Ship Britannic

    As WWl roared on, it claimed a inicent victim. That victim was the hospital ship Britannic(Titanic's sister). When Britannic was sailing near Irerland, an explosion shook the ship. The Britannic has struck a mine. As she begain to sink, 2 lifeboats were launched without...
    carlos2448XD carlos2448XD
    18-21, M
    Dec 23, 2010

    Underwater Explsions: The Story Of Russian Sub Kursk

    On August 12, 2000 the Russian Northern Fleet were doing exersises when a underwater explosion was picked up by survallince planes. The explosion happened were the Oscar ll class sub Kursk was. It turn out a 25 year old torpedo was the cause of the the expolison that killed 95...
    carlos2448XD carlos2448XD
    18-21, M
    Dec 22, 2010

    Estonia's Last Voage

    In 1994 Estonian ferry Estonia set sail on the Baltic Sea from Estonia. During the night. a storm happens. The strom was so Servere that it rippes the bow door off, causing the sinking. A hour later the ship lists to the right because of the water flooding the car deck. 852...
    carlos2448XD carlos2448XD
    18-21, M
    Dec 21, 2010

    The Mighty Beast Dies: Ijn Yamato

    Japans Mightiest batleship(Wieghing 71,000 tons and over 860 ft long), IJN Yamato,died on April 7,1945. It started whne she was going to normady beach to beach herself to shoot at american troops. But it never happened. Before Yamato could get there, she's attack by hunders of US...
    carlos2448XD carlos2448XD
    18-21, M
    Dec 22, 2010
    kayaker712 kayaker712
    61-65, M
    Mar 31, 2011

    The Day Uss Arizona Died

    On a  early sunday morining on December  7 1941 japan attacks Pearl Harbor in Honolulu,Hawaii. One bomb did the worst cost, the cost of life. A bomb is dropped on the USS Arizona landing in her forward magazine ignighting the tons of ammonition stored there. The explosion was...
    carlos2448XD carlos2448XD
    18-21, M
    Dec 21, 2010
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