Discussions on all (non-biographical) aspects of the Kriegsmarine except those dealing with the U-Boat forces.
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In 1953 my father purchased the bar, mirror and drink table from Hitler’s Yacht S.Y. Grille which was dismantled in Bordentown, New Jersey. In addition to those pieces, I have an original photograph of the vessel and the original receipt of the purchase. I was wondering if anyone has any photos of the yacht’s interior?
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I've seen a few interior shots of the ship published in books. There was an article on the ship in the Philadelphia Inquirer on March 27 1997.
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If you Google "Reception room aboard the Grille" you will see a photo of a bar. Is this it?
As a virtual teatotaller, Hitler probably didn't use it.
However, he did like to practice the gestures in his speeches in a mirror.