Diary November 16, 1939
War Diary for Thursday, November 16, 1939:
The pocket battleship ‘Admiral Graf Spee’ in ice drifts in the Baltic Sea. To escape from British patrols, the ship had left the Baltic for the South Atlantic before the outbreak of WW2.
British, French and Australian warships search for German pocket battleship Admiral Graf Spee in Indian Ocean and East Indies.