Fleet of German warships in the North Sea during World War I. Views of ships in fleet and views on deck of German warships. German officers on deck of warship. British fleet of ships advancing to intercept the German fleet. Admiral Beatty on deck of British warship beside gunners preparing to attack German ships. Firing through deck guns and gun turrets. Destroyer ships attack using torpedoes and guns. Many explosions and smoking ships during Battle of Jutland. Some German ships sinking during battle. A large German warship rolling over belly up before sinking due to bombardment. Heavy battleships of Admiral Jellicoe engage German navy ships. SMS König attacked by British ships. Several months later, in January 1917, British Navy sailors pass in review before King George V aboard the HMS Repulse as the King recognizes the Royal Navy for its actions in the Battle of Jutland. King George V aboard HMS Repulse presents medals to officers and stands atop main gun turret as he is cheered and saluted by British Navy sailors.
Film titled 'Battle of the North Sea' (AKA Battle of Jutland). Animated maps showing British and German fleet movements before and during the Battle of Jutland. in World War 1. The maps depict the maneuvers of British and German dreadnaught battleships, battle cruisers, destroyers and zeppelins. (WWI; WW1)
Variety of events in World War I years. German merchant submarine Deutschland (a British blockade buster) in 1916 in the United States (then neutral), departing New London, Connecticut on November 21, 1916 headed back to Germany carrying silver bullion. The submarine had just completed repairs following a collision with the tugboat T.A. Scott Jr. when first attempting to leave New London on November 16, 1916. The North German Lloyd Shipping Company submarine Deutschland is seen leaving the dock at New London, Connecticut. The officers on the submarine Deutschland wave. View of a submarine under water. An officer blowing a bugle aboard the deck of an Italian naval torpedo boat. Italian sailors prepare a deck gun on the vessel. The deck gun is fired. An explosion in the water. View of Austro-Hungarian Battleship SMS Szent Istvan (Saint Stephen), capsizing and rolling after it is torpedoed off the Dalmation Coast of the Adriatic Sea by Italian torpedo boats on June 10, 1918. Survivors being rescued in small boats. View of a merchants vessels at dock and in a harbor. View of survivors of the May 1915 Lusitania disaster, with belongings, arriving in a harbor. Men and women with children posing. Two small girls pose among the group of Lusitania survivors.
Battle of Jutland naval battle off the coast of Jutland, Denmark, during World War I. Guns firing from British ships. Flames and smoke rise from ships that have been hit, and much smoke from the smokestacks of ships. Charred remains of a burned ship still barely floating during the battle. Explosions as the ships fire torpedoes and guns. Following the battle, King George V aboard a British ship as British Navy sailors pass in review before the King. The sailors salute. A large number of British sailors stand together during the ceremony.
German Cruiser intercepting munitions-carrying ships during World War 1.English steamer "Cambrian Range" bound from Baltimore Liverpool, with cargo of munitions, is given signal to halt at once, by the German Cruiser, SMS Möwe (sometimes written as Moewe) in mid Atlantic, on December 9, 1916 . Some crew from the steamer are seen pulling away from the vessel in a lifeboat (to be held on the Möwe). In similar fashion, the Norwegian Steamer, "Hallbjorg" carrying munitions from New York to Bordeaux, is halted by a warning shot from the Möwe's machine-cannon on December 4, 1916. View of the Möwe's gun crew firing. German sailors row a boat to the Hallbjorg to take control of it. View of the crew from Hallbjorg being taken aboard the Möwe.