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Fun Fact

@RealTimeWWII, a Twitter accounted created by Oxford history graduate Alwyn Collinson, narrates World War II on Twitter in real time; all the tweets are manually written, with no script used.

Started playing Sea of Thieves again - it's lots of fun! If anyone plays hit me up and let's plunder some treasure! 😁
#seaofthieves #rare #galleon #navalcombat #seawarfare #treasure #cannon

Started playing Sea of Thieves again - it's lots of fun! If anyone plays hit me up and let's plunder some treasure! 😁 #seaofthieves #rare #galleon #navalcombat #seawarfare #treasure #cannon

It took over another hour of gunfire, torpedoes, and scuttling by her own crew for the Bismarck to slip beneath the waves at 1039hrs. #warship #warships #battleship #Bismarck #RoyalNavy #NavalHistory #history #militaryhistory #WorldWar #WW2 #waratsea #seawarfare #Ship #guns

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26/05/1941: Fairey Swordfish from HMS Ark Royal damage the Bismarck’s rudder & seal her fate.
She was the first ship to be designed & built as an aircraft carrier.
#warship #carrier #aircraftcarrier #Bismarck #arkroyal #history #navalhistory #worldwar2 #WW2 #waratsea #seawarfare

26/05/1941: Fairey Swordfish from HMS Ark Royal damage the Bismarck’s rudder & seal her fate. She was the first ship to be designed & built as an aircraft carrier. #warship #carrier #aircraftcarrier #Bismarck #arkroyal #history #navalhistory #worldwar2 #WW2 #waratsea #seawarfare

USS Constellation (CV-64) arrives in San Diego, 01/02/1965, after a 9 month deployment that included operations off Vietnam.
#USNavy #warship #carrier #aircraftcarrier #ship #Navy #sandiego #navalhistory #history #waratsea #seawarfare #Vietnamwar #military #militaryhistory

USS Constellation (CV-64) arrives in San Diego, 01/02/1965, after a 9 month deployment that included operations off Vietnam. #USNavy #warship #carrier #aircraftcarrier #ship #Navy #sandiego #navalhistory #history #waratsea #seawarfare #Vietnamwar #military #militaryhistory

USS St Paul (CA-73), 1945-1980. Baltimore class heavy cruiser. Fought at end of WW2, the Korean War, and Vietnam. Also used during filming of ‘In Harm’s Way’ starring John Wayne. #warship #ship #navalhistory #history #USNavy #koreanwar #vietnam #cruiser #WW2 #WWII #seawarfare

USS St Paul (CA-73), 1945-1980. Baltimore class heavy cruiser. Fought at end of WW2, the Korean War, and Vietnam. Also used during filming of ‘In Harm’s Way’ starring John Wayne. #warship #ship #navalhistory #history #USNavy #koreanwar #vietnam #cruiser #WW2 #WWII #seawarfare

Eugenio di Savoia (1936 -1973), Condottieri-class light cruiser. Survived WW2, given as war reparation Hellenic Navy, 1947. Renamed Elli, served until 1964. #warship #ship #cruiser #regiamarina #navalhistory #italiannavy #greeknavy #WW2 #WorldWar2 #history #waratsea #seawarfare

Eugenio di Savoia (1936 -1973), Condottieri-class light cruiser. Survived WW2, given as war reparation Hellenic Navy, 1947. Renamed Elli, served until 1964. #warship #ship #cruiser #regiamarina #navalhistory #italiannavy #greeknavy #WW2 #WorldWar2 #history #waratsea #seawarfare

KMS Admiral Graf Spee, Deutschland class ‘Panzerschiff’. Scuttled in Montevideo 17/12/1939 after Battle of River Plate.
#warship #kreigsmarine #battleship #navy #RoyalNavy #navalhistory #history #WorldWar2 #WW2 #militaryhistory #seawarfare #waratsea #ship

KMS Admiral Graf Spee, Deutschland class ‘Panzerschiff’. Scuttled in Montevideo 17/12/1939 after Battle of River Plate. #warship #kreigsmarine #battleship #navy #RoyalNavy #navalhistory #history #WorldWar2 #WW2 #militaryhistory #seawarfare #waratsea #ship

Vittorio Veneto, 1940 - 1948, Littorio class battleship. Suspect this was taken off Malta, September 1943.
#warship #ship #battleship #regiamarina #navy #italiannavy #navalhistory #history #WorldWar2 #WW2 #WWII #seawarfare #waratsea

Vittorio Veneto, 1940 - 1948, Littorio class battleship. Suspect this was taken off Malta, September 1943. #warship #ship #battleship #regiamarina #navy #italiannavy #navalhistory #history #WorldWar2 #WW2 #WWII #seawarfare #waratsea

HMS Rodney, Nelson class battleship. Her 16” guns helped sink the Bismarck.
#warship #ship #navy #RoyalNavy #battleship #WorldWar2 #WW2 #WWII #waratsea #seawarfare #navalhistory #history

HMS Rodney, Nelson class battleship. Her 16” guns helped sink the Bismarck. #warship #ship #navy #RoyalNavy #battleship #WorldWar2 #WW2 #WWII #waratsea #seawarfare #navalhistory #history

Artigliere, Soldati class destroyer. Originally called Camicia Nera (Black Shirt), renamed 30/07/1943.
#warship #navy #destroyer #regiamarina #italiannavy #WorldWar2 #WWII #WW2 #waratsea #seawarfare

Artigliere, Soldati class destroyer. Originally called Camicia Nera (Black Shirt), renamed 30/07/1943. #warship #navy #destroyer #regiamarina #italiannavy #WorldWar2 #WWII #WW2 #waratsea #seawarfare

HMS Aurora (12), Arethusa class light cruiser. Later sold to the Republic of China. The crew defected with the ship, joining the Communists, where it served with the People’s Republic of China. #warship #cruiser #navy #RoyalNavy #waratsea #seawarfare #WorldWar2 #ww2 #chinesenavy

HMS Aurora (12), Arethusa class light cruiser. Later sold to the Republic of China. The crew defected with the ship, joining the Communists, where it served with the People’s Republic of China. #warship #cruiser #navy #RoyalNavy #waratsea #seawarfare #WorldWar2 #ww2 #chinesenavy

Italia, Littorio class battleship (1st batch).
Originally called Littorio, renamed Italia 30/07/1943.
#warship #battleship #navy #regiamarina #WorldWar2 #WW2 ##waratsea #seawarfare

Italia, Littorio class battleship (1st batch). Originally called Littorio, renamed Italia 30/07/1943. #warship #battleship #navy #regiamarina #WorldWar2 #WW2 ##waratsea #seawarfare

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