Sinking the Bismarck 1941 by Andrew May
Approx. 5,960 words.
Published on October 10, 2012 by
The Bismarck was the greatest battleship ever to prowl the Atlantic. With her eight 15 inch guns and 30 knots top speed she represented a massive threat to the merchant convoys on which Britain relied for survival in 1941. She had to be destroyed.