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SMS Schleswig - Holstein was the last of the five Deutschland-class battleships built by the German Kaiserliche Marine. The ship, named for the province of Construction · Service history · See also · Footnotes.
The Deutschland class was a group of five pre-dreadnought battleships built for the German Schlesien and Schleswig - Holstein were the only two vessels of the class to see continued front-line service in the Reichsmarine and later the. The ships conducted patrols in the mouth of the Elbe River in the first weeks of the war while the rest of the fleet was still being mobilized. Later in the year, however, the ship was taken in hand at Gdynia to be converted into a convoy escort ship with a greatly enhanced anti-aircraft armament. Schleswig-Holstein was subsequently salvaged and then beached for use by the Soviet Navy as a target. We had chosen September because Schleswig-Holstein (battleship) weather and visibility were predicted and because, near Schleswig-Holstein (battleship) end of the Polish diving season, the charter two players racing games more affordable. Matthew A - Community. Main page Contents Featured content Current events Random article Donate to Wikipedia Wikipedia store.