Bremen Class

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Bremen Class German Light Cruisers.  Consisted of SMS Bremen, Hamburg, Berlin, Lubeck, Munchen, Leipzig, and SMS Danzig. These light cruisers were designed in 1902 and were larger version of the successful Gazelle class cruisers.

Displacement: 3,250 tons,  Speed: 23 knots.  (Coal Fired) Crew 303.  Armament: Ten 4.1 inch Guns,  two 18 inch Torpedo Tubes (Submerged)  Armament  

SMS  Bremen 9th July 1903 Mined on 17th December 1915.
SMS Hamburg 25th July 1903 Stricken on 31st March 1931.
SMS Berlin 22nd September 1903 Hulked in 1935, scuttled in 1947.
SMS L?eck 26th March 1904 Stricken on 5th November 1919.
SMS  M?chen 30th April 1904 Stricken on 5th November 1919.
SMS Leipzig 21st March 1905 Sunk 8th December 1914.
SMS Danzig 23rd September 1905 Stricken on 5th November 1919.

Munchen

Munchen.

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Leipzig

Leipzig.

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Leipzig, 1912.

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German Light Cruiser Leipzig which was sunk off the Falkland Islands by the British fleet.

Leipzig.

Danzig

SMS Danzig

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SMS Danzig - launched in 1905 and was eventually handed over to the British after the war whereupon she was scrapped.  

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The Crew of the Danzig.  Sent in by email.

 

One of the Bremen Class Cruisers at Port Said, c.1910. Thanks to Alain Bernard.

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