German WW2 Battleships (1939-1945)
The German Navy was more than just its U-boat fleet of World War 2 - fielding some of the most notable battleship names in all of the conflict.There are a total of 6 German WW2 Battleships (1939-1945) in the Military Factory. Entries are listed below in alphanumeric order (1-to-Z). Flag images indicative of country of origin and not necessarily the primary operator.
The Admiral Graf Spee was scuttled off the coast of Montevideo in the 1939 Battle of the River Plate...
The KMS Admiral Scheer proved a challenge to Allied commerce shipping during World War 2....
When commissioned in 1940, the German battleship KMS Bismarck was the largest surface warship of her type anywhere ...
To curtail Hitlers fear of losing such a grand-named ship, the Deutschland was renamed the Lutzow and went on to se...
The Scharnhorst battlecruiser managed to evade Allies in World War 2 until her luck ran out on December 26th, 1943....
The German KMS Tirpitz was the sister-ship to the mythical KMS Bismarck battleship of World War 2....