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Flyers can also wage war at sea. An example is provided by this English patrol boat running for its life. In 3 days 23 British patrol boats were destroyed. (Here) the German reconnaissance plane has dropped bombs. As soon as the second one hit, the English boat began burning.

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Names
Hoffmann, Heinrich (1885-1957) (Photographer)
Collection

Eye on the Reich : German propaganda photographs, 1939-1942.

1940

Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC EYE
Shelf locator: PC EYE 1940
Topics
Nazi propaganda
Aerial bombings
Air warfare
World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, German
Genres
Photographs
Notes
Content : Picture caption: "Man kann auch mit Fliegern Seekrieg führen. Das mußten z. B. die englishen Vorpostenboote am eigenen Leibe spüren. In drei tagen wurden 23 britische Vorpostenboote vernichtet. Der deutsche Aufklärer hat Bomben abgeworfen. Schon die zweite sitzt, der Engländer brennt."

Content : A circle of foam from a bomb's near-miss can be seen in front of the boat.

Content : Title translates German picture caption

Source note: Grossdeutschland im Weltgeschehen. Tagesbildberichte 1940. (Berlin Joh. Kasper Co. 1942) Braeckow, Ernst, Author.
Physical Description
Form: Gelatin silver prints ( Library of Congress Thesaurus for Graphic Materials )
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
UUID: fd730140-c601-012f-99c6-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1885: Creator Born
  • 1957: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Flyers can also wage war at sea. An example is provided by this English patrol boat running for its life. In 3 days 23 British patrol boats were destroyed. (Here) the German reconnaissance plane has dropped bombs. As soon as the second one hit, the English boat began burning." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b1cacde4-ead0-3a32-e040-e00a18064701

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Flyers can also wage war at sea. An example is provided by this English patrol boat running for its life. In 3 days 23 British patrol boats were destroyed. (Here) the German reconnaissance plane has dropped bombs. As soon as the second one hit, the English boat began burning." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 2, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b1cacde4-ead0-3a32-e040-e00a18064701

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. Flyers can also wage war at sea. An example is provided by this English patrol boat running for its life. In 3 days 23 British patrol boats were destroyed. (Here) the German reconnaissance plane has dropped bombs. As soon as the second one hit, the English boat began burning. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b1cacde4-ead0-3a32-e040-e00a18064701

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Flyers can also wage war at sea.  An example is provided by this English patrol boat running for its life.  In 3 days 23 British patrol boats were destroyed.  (Here) the German reconnaissance plane has dropped bombs.  As soon as the second one hit, the English boat began burning.