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Baron Burkard von Mullenheim-Rechberg and Leonard B
Identifier: e_ea_0389
Title: Baron Burkard von Mullenheim-Rechberg and Leonard B 'Tuck' Smith
Description: Photograph of Baron Burkard von Mullenheim-Rechberg and Leonard B 'Tuck' Smith. Burkard was the highest ranking officer to survive the sinking of the German battleship Bismarck in 1941. Smith was the American pilot who sighted the Bismarck for the British to attack and sink it.
City: Chicago
State: Illinois
Country: United States
Date: 1981/05
Creator: Adams, Eddie
Source: Adams (Eddie) Photographic Archive
Publisher: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Rights: Estate of Eddie Adams
Box: 2010-300/18
Folder: Survivor of Hitler's ship 'The Bizmark' meets the man who sunk her 40 years later
Format: Slide
Size: 35 mm
Subject: Military History & War