US Plan of Koln

US Plan of Koln
This plan from a US Recognition magazine of 1944 shows the Koln - the third of the Konigsburg or 'K' class of light cruisers, built in 1926-30 with a number of new features, including the use of electric welding and a triple 150mm turret.
German Light Cruisers of World War II, Gerhard Koop and Klaus-Peter Schmolke. A detailed history of the six light cruisers of the German Navy written by an author who actually served on one of them, this is an impressively unbiased examination of a fairly unimpressive set of warships that were never quite able to live up to the demands made of them. [read full review]
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How to cite this article: Rickard, J (30 December 2018), US Plan of Koln,

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