American SE-5 aircraft sinks the German cruiser Frankfurt off the coast of Virginia.
Virginia United States Date:1921, July 18 Duration:10 min 22 sec Sound:NO SOUND
American SE-5s sink the German cruiser "Frankfurt" under the command of General Billy Mitchell. Bomb strikes on and around the vessel. Frankfurt underway in sea. Bombs dropped on and near the ship. Bombs fall near the ship. Direct hit into the center or the ship. Lieutenant Culver makes an emergency landing at sea. Small boat pulls up the SE-5 from the sea. Salvage operations take place. SE-5 is lifted aboard the USS Shawmut. German cruiser Frankfurt sinks.
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