1917: Zeppelins vs Cruisers
On May 4, 1917, one of the strangest air and sea battles in history took place in the North Sea in a fight so desperate that both sides literally fired until they ran out of ammunition. The History Guy remembers HMAS Sydney and HMS Dublin versus L 43.
On May 4, 1917, one of the strangest air and sea battles in history took place in the North Sea in a fight so desperate that both sides literally fired until they ran out of ammunition.
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