From: Zagreb, Croatia
...In this one you can see the guys going over the side near the bow and jumping into the sea. Brings the 859 lives lost more into focus.
Indeed so. A very sad piece of WWII footage.
Yes... that was one of the most gut wrenching scenes from WWII... quite horrible... all those sailors trying to walk the side and the bottom of the ship while she is turning and then tremendous explosion...
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