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HMS Achilles and SMS Leopard, 16 March 1917

Posted by Matt Willis, on February 4th, 2016

Watercolours from the collection of Vice-Admiral Francis Martin Leake depicting the action between HMS Achilles and SMS Leopard in March 1917. Fig.1 ◄ Back Next ► Picture 1 of 6 3.49 p.m. First hitting salvo. This series of watercolours painted in 1917 depict the destruction of the German raider SMS Leopard by the armoured cruiser... Become A Member

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