The Sinking of the HMS Royal Oak

Publisher : Amberley Publishing Limited

ISBN-13 : 1445615835

Page : 160 pages

Rating : 4.5/5 from 835 voters

HMS Royal Oak was a Revenge-class battleship of the British Royal Navy, infamously torpedoed at anchor by the German submarine U-47 on 14 October 1939. Royal Oak was anchored at Scapa Flow in Orkney, Scotland when she became the first of the five Royal Navy battleships and battle cruisers sunk in the Second World War.

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