Friday, 14 July 2017

Germany claiming heavy losses of Allied naval forces according to the Dutch newspaper Nieuwe Tilburgsche Courant dated 16 May 1940

In an extra ordinary broadcast item claimed the German radio on the 15th that her aircraft sunk with bombs two cruisers and 1 destroyer while a third cruiser was heavily damaged by a bomb. Furthermore were 4 transports and one 29.000 tons measuring merchant ship destroyed.