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by t-geronimo
Thu Nov 12, 2020 2:52 pm
Forum: Maritime Books Forum
Topic: Gehringer/Bonomi: Schlachtschiff Tirpitz Vol. V - out now
Replies: 0
Views: 48

Gehringer/Bonomi: Schlachtschiff Tirpitz Vol. V - out now

The new and last volume of Gehringer/Bonomi, "Battleship Tirpitz", has just been released:

https://bismarck-tirpitz.com/5/SHOP-Sch ... pitz-Vol-V
by t-geronimo
Sat Oct 24, 2020 9:17 pm
Forum: Ship Forum
Topic: Question to forum members
Replies: 3
Views: 960

Re: Question to forum members

As far as I remember I experienced no problems.
But I haven't used that feature recently.
by t-geronimo
Sun Jun 14, 2020 1:33 pm
Forum: Ship Forum
Topic: HMAS Wallaroo
Replies: 2
Views: 1559

Re: HMAS Wallaroo

According to the website of the Royal Australian Navy the collision occured shortly after midnight and about four hours later she sank:

https://www.navy.gov.au/hmas-wallaroo
by t-geronimo
Mon May 18, 2020 3:08 pm
Forum: Ship Forum
Topic: Question to forum members
Replies: 22
Views: 6658

Re: Question to forum members

Hello Siri! Nice to read from you again. :D What I do in my forum when suspicious new members appear: I search on google for their email adress. When on google the first hits are on "stopforumspam.com" then I mostly delete these new members immediately. Experience shows that so far I never have dele...
by t-geronimo
Mon Feb 03, 2020 9:59 pm
Forum: Ship Forum
Topic: HMS Galatea
Replies: 6
Views: 8344

Re: HMS Galatea

Naval-history.net confirms that the destroyer screen was detached before the attack: "Returning from the unsuccessful sweep against the Italian convoys, light cruiser GALATEA (Captain E. W. B. Sim) was sunk by U.557 off Alexandria in 31-17N, 29-13E. The destroyer screen had been detached into Alexan...
by t-geronimo
Wed Jan 22, 2020 10:35 pm
Forum: Ship Forum
Topic: Searching the Old Forum Posts
Replies: 4
Views: 7718

Re: Searching the Old Forum Posts

Great work. Many thanks!! :idea:
by t-geronimo
Fri Jan 03, 2020 7:14 pm
Forum: Ship Forum
Topic: swedish ARA, german SEEFAHRER and HÖDUR
Replies: 3
Views: 6188

Re: swedish ARA, german SEEFAHRER and HÖDUR

HÖDUR left Aalesund 19.04.1942 0600, sailing for Tromsoe with 8000 t coal.
She left together with two tankers (GERDMOR and TIGER), but they proceeded towards Drontheim.
by t-geronimo
Wed Jan 01, 2020 5:39 pm
Forum: Ship Forum
Topic: 2020
Replies: 6
Views: 7197

Re: 2020

Happy new year to everybody!! :D
by t-geronimo
Wed Jan 01, 2020 5:38 pm
Forum: Ship Forum
Topic: HMS Umpire
Replies: 6
Views: 7170

Re: HMS Umpire

Happy new year! :D

I guess it is just a little typo in the date as she sank on 19/07/1941?
by t-geronimo
Fri Dec 13, 2019 4:11 pm
Forum: Ship Forum
Topic: Aden Force
Replies: 2
Views: 4392

Re: Aden Force

According to naval-history.net Ceres left Colombo with unknown destination on June 9th, which means that she could not be in Aden on June 10th.
Only in August she joined that Force for evacuation operations in Somalia.

http://www.naval-history.net/xDKWW2-400 ... minion.htm
by t-geronimo
Sun Dec 08, 2019 5:51 pm
Forum: Ship Forum
Topic: Force D during the Battle of Calabria
Replies: 8
Views: 9427

Re: Force D during the Battle of Calabria

http://www.naval-history.net/xDKWW2-4007-20JUL01.htm gives only three destroyers.

07.07.1940
[...]
Force D, which later departed Malta with the convoy, was destroyers DIAMOND, JERVIS, and VENDETTA.
by t-geronimo
Sat Nov 02, 2019 3:21 pm
Forum: Ship Forum
Topic: HMS Urge
Replies: 6
Views: 12197

Re: HMS Urge

No, it works only for the new forum.
I had some time so I searched the old forum manually. 8-)
by t-geronimo
Sat Nov 02, 2019 2:04 pm
Forum: Ship Forum
Topic: HMS Urge
Replies: 6
Views: 12197

Re: HMS Urge

Hello Platon!

Take a look here:
http://warsailors.com/forum/archive/for ... #msg-61683

Another on was here, but a single one:
http://warsailors.com/forum/archive/for ... #msg-61821