Flag of the Kriegsmarine.
K is for Kriegsmarine
...the Germany navy encroaches.
- What was the strength of Germany's navy at the start of the war?
- Where was its headquarters?
- Who was the Naval chief?
- When did it make its first impact on the Allies?
- Why was it less successful than the allied navies?
Choose one topic:
- Research and prepare a report on the divisions of the German Kriegsmarine.
- Research and profile Admiral Dönitz.
- Research and report the success of the allies in teh Battle of the River Plate.
- Research and prepare a report on the success of the Bismarck, and the subsequent allied response to that success.
- Research and report on the reluctance of Hitler to use his naval surface ships too often.
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