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German Torpedo Boatman’s Account of the Battle of Jutland, 1916.

Posted by Alan Law, on May 26th, 2016

The following account of the battle of Jutland, by German naval seaman Otto Reckstat (Torpedo Bootsmannsmaats), was given to me around 1973 by a family friend. She was the daughter of Otto Reckstat who served in the Imperial German Navy in the First World War and whose daughter married an Englishman after the Second World War. I... Become A Member

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