Blohm & Voss dock Elbe 17

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Title

Blohm & Voss dock Elbe 17

Description

In the foreground, a railway track with completely destroyed buildings beyond and U-boats nearing completion. In the upper left corner, a collapsed crane. In the middle, a ship in a drydock. To the right, a metal structure for submarines building.

Identification kindly provided by Jelle Bartelds of the Finding the location WW1 & WW2 Facebook group.

Submitted with description 'RAF picture of Hamburg docks showing bomb damage to the infrastructure, submarines and a ship. Dated 27/5/45'.

Date

1945-05-27

Temporal Coverage

Spatial Coverage

Type

Format

One b/w photograph mounted on an album page

Rights

This content is property of the Royal Air Force Metheringham Airfield Visitor Centre which has kindly granted the International Bomber Command Centre Digital Archive a royalty-free permission to publish it. Please note that it was digitised by a third-party which used technical specifications that may differ from those used by International Bomber Command Centre Digital Archive. It has been published here ‘as is’ and may contain inaccuracies or culturally inappropriate references that do not necessarily reflect the official policy or position of the University of Lincoln or the International Bomber Command Centre.

Identifier

PFOMetheringhamAF19040035

Citation

“Blohm & Voss dock Elbe 17,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed February 28, 2024, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/31277.

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