Battleship Bismarck

3d model Battleship Bismarck

Battleship Bismarck. History, development, final cruise, specifications, pictures and 3d model of the German warship. Design, construction and final cruise of battleship Bismarck. Bismarck class (two ships: Bismarck and Tirpitz) Type: Battleship History: After World War One the enforced setting… learn more

Operation Rhine Exercise

Bismarck is firing on Hood

Operation Rheinuebung (‘Rhine Exercise’), the final cruise of the Bismarck Detailed action, numerous photos and video. here to Part I: development, specifications, and 3d model of Bismarck Operation Rhine Excercise, the final cruise of the Bismarck In that month, in… learn more

U-boat Type 7

Typ-VIIB

German submarine class U-boat Type 7 (VII) from World War II. History, development, service, specifications, statistics, pictures and 3D model. Type 7C, 7A, 7B, 7D (total of 705 U-boats Type VII) Type: submarine. History: Under the terms of the Treaty… learn more

Battleship Tirpitz

Tirpitz model

Battleship Tirpitz. History, development, service, specifications, pictures and 3D model of the German warship. Battleship Tirpitz of Bismarck class. Type: Battleship. History: Similar in nearly all ways to her sister-ship battleship Bismarck, the service of battleship Tirpitz was, to every… learn more

Type XXI U-boat

model of Type XXI U-Boat

The first true submarine Type XXI U-boat. Type XXI Type: German late-war U-boat (submarine). History: One of the most influential designs in the history of the submarine, the Type XXI was to set standards until the introduction of the nuclear… learn more

Heavy cruiser Admiral Hipper

3D model Blücher

German heavy cruiser class Hipper: Admiral Hipper, Blücher, Prinz Eugen Hipper class (3 ships: Admiral Hipper, Blücher, Prinz Eugen) Type: Heavy cruiser. History: The Treaty of Versailles forbade the construction of heavy German warships. However, 1935, the British-German Naval Treaty… learn more

Type IX U-boat

Type IX U boat model

German long-range submarine class Type IX Type IX U-boat class (180 boats). Type: Submarine, German U boats. History: The big sister of the German U boats Type VII was the Type IX U-boat class which had a greater range and… learn more

Cruiser Zara class

3d model of Italian heavy cruiser Pola of Zara class.

Italian heavy cruisers Fiume, Gorizia and Pola of Zara class Zara class (Zara, Fiume, Gorizia, Pola) Type: Italian heavy cruiser. History Latent Franco-Italian naval competition started from fresh following the Washington Treaty, the 2 French Duquesne class cruisers getting promptly… learn more

Torpedo boat Spica class

Spica class

Italian torpedo boats Spica class Spica class (32 ships) Type: Italian torpedo boat. History: Like its German equivalent the Italian navy preferred the building of tiny destroyer-type escorts, generally named torpedo boats. Although an extended group of similar classes had… learn more

Italian submarines 600 class

Adua and Acciaio class subs

Sirena, Perla, Adua, Acciaio sub class Sirena, Perla, Adua, Acciaio classes. Type: Italian 600 class submarines. History: Dating coming from a time of effective growth for the Italian navy’s sub arm, the 12 Sirena class subs were known as well… learn more

Japanese submarines I 15 class

Japanese submarine I 19

Japanese submarines of WW2 I 15 submarine class (20 subs). Type: Japanese submarine class, launched 1939-1942. History: These Japanese submarines, designated Type B, were scouting craft designed to work in conjunction with the Type A headquarters submarines. They were developed… learn more

E-boat

3D model of E-Boat.

German Schnellboot (S-boat) E-Boat (German ‘Schnellboot’ or ‘S-boat’) Type: Motor torpedo boat (MTB) History: Identified by the British for some ill described purpose as an E-boat (‘Enemy boat’), the German Schnellboot, or S-Boot, differed significantly from the Royal Navy counterparts.… learn more

Aircraft carrier Shinano

3D model Shinano

Japanese aircraft carrier Shinano Type: Japanese Aircraft Carrier (ship). History: The early exchanges of the Pacific War very quickly established the ascendancy of air over heavy ­gun power and one immediate result of this in Japan was the cessation of… learn more