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Konigsberg First Major Warship Sunk by Air Attack - Charles McCain
German light cruiser Konigsberg has the distinction of being the first major warship sent to the bottom by attack by aircraft. light cruiser KMS Konigsberg circa 1935. Official US Navy photo. On 10 April 1940 during the Norwegian campaign, fifteen FAA (Fleet Air Air of Royal Navy) Skua dive-bombers pounced on KMS Konigsberg tied up to a … Continue reading Konigsberg First Major Warship Sunk by Air Attack