Slavick, a captain with the US Air Force, recounts the adventures and victories of one of Germany's warships that, disguised as a merchant vessel, captured or sank 22 merchant ships, broke enemy codes, and got hold of valuable intelligence material from the British in a 655-day campaign during WorldCaptain Rogge also knew that the SKL had dispatched order 1814/16/17 to Orion . This order instructed Ship-36 to simulate a pocket battleship preying on Allied merchant shipping in the North Atlantic. Orion alone was fully ... Captain Rogge resolved to speed up slightly but still to operate on one engine. This action would anbsp;...
|Title||:||The Cruise of the German Raider Atlantis|
|Author||:||Joseph P. Slavick|
|Publisher||:||Naval Institute Press - 2003-01|