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Willy Brandt

Willy Brandt

Biography of Willy Brandt

USS St Lois II - Historie

USS St Lois II - Historie

St. Louis IIThe second St. Louis, a stern-wheel, casemate gunboat, was launched on 12 October 1861 and had numerous engagements against Confederate works on western rivers as a unit of the Western Gunboat Fleet before being renamed Baron de Kalb (q.v.) on 8 September 1862.

USS Talbot (DD-114/ APD-7)

USS Talbot (DD-114/ APD-7)

USS Talbot (DD-114/ APD-7)USS Talbot (DD-114/APD-7) was a Wickes class destroyer that served briefly towards the end of the First World War, but that was much more active as a fast transport in the Pacific during the Second World War.The Talbot was named after Silas Talbot, an officer in the Continental Navy who was eventually captured while commanding a privateer, and later served in the new US Navy.

Hvor satt SOE -agentene i 161 squadron Short Stirlings?

Hvor satt SOE -agentene i 161 squadron Short Stirlings?

Gi meg beskjed hvis dette spørsmålet er bedre egnet for et mer luftfartsorientert forum. Under andre verdenskrig ble SOE -agenter droppet inn i det okkuperte Europa av RAF -skvadron nr. 161. Denne squaen ...

Bowditch AG 30 - Historie

Bowditch AG 30 - Historie

BowditchNathaniel Bowditch was born in Salem, Mass., 26 March 1773. An astronomer and navigator, he published the first edition of his The New American Practical Nal~_ gator in 1802. He was the author of numerous other scientific works including a translation and commentary on Laplace& 39;s classic Mecanique Celeste.

Jelling Stones

Jelling Stones

Runesteiner fra 900-tallet i Jelling, Danmark. Den mindre steinen ble reist av Harald Blåtands far Gorm til ære for kona Thyra før 958. Den større steinen hedrer Haralds foreldre og forkynner ...