Skipper I.D

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oldhoweboy
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Skipper I.D

Post by oldhoweboy » 02 Nov 2018 15:34

Hello
Would like to know the name of this skipper photographed at Kiel-Eckernförde please?
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Re: Skipper I.D

Post by mark harrison » 10 Nov 2018 14:13

Hi Nobby -=- Isthere any more to this picture like more background views.

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Re: Skipper I.D

Post by Axel N » 10 Nov 2018 21:42

Hi Nobby,

the man on the pic was one of the most talented U-boat officers and convoy ship killers - Siegfried Freiherr von Forstner. You should read his story on Uboat.net written many years ago.

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Re: Skipper I.D

Post by mark harrison » 12 Nov 2018 01:52

Hi I should have realised that what I thought were roses were POM POMS.

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