Operation Rheinübung: Hunt for the Bismarck 1941

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Van Hendrix : A post from Baz Battles. Must be my lucky day

KnowOne : Thank you for not calling the Germans "Nazi's" or add evil music etc, most ww2 channels lack that decency

Darth Vader : Who else was rooting for the Bismarck ?

Hortus : It's funny how the Bismarck lost a lot of fuel, and still managed to keep going longer than the British Battleships.

Remember liberals? I 'member. : You understand why it was said that "Britannia rules the waves" the number of vessels they had was impressive. A German invasion of England seems to have been nothing more than a dream due to the Royal navy.

Bootleg Memes : Germany: *sinks HMS Hood* Royal Navy: YOU PICKED THE WRONG SHIP FOOL

Hyper Red : Hats off to German Engineering

Cool Jackster : Bismarck = Death Star Hood = Alderaan Fairey Swordfish = X-Wing Fighters

Wanderer628 : Please do the Battle of Towton. It was one of the biggest battles of the medevil ages and the largest of the War of the Roses. A series on the Wars of the Roses would be even more incredible. Attempt #112

mauriziocostanzo38 : i think germany is gonna win this war

Paul Paterson : Usual kind of comments for this video, stupid millennials who think we should support what Nazi Germany was trying to achieve, people splitting hairs who try to elaborate scuttling and ridiculing the UK as a whole when in that period of the war in the western hemisphere it was only the British commonwealth that was keeping the fight going until the USA decided to finally help out. People behind their keyboards are such cowards.

Whytebio : It's hard not to root for the Bismarck, most likely because she was such an underdog in this scenario.

Debbiebabe69 : Rodney an 'old battleship'.... People really need to give teh Rodney her due when making these documentaries. She wasnt an 'old battleship', she was the most powerful battleship to sail the Atlantic until the Iowa in 1943... Weight of broadsides (only ships involved in the operation): Rodney - 8.3 tons (most powerful Royal Navy ship ever, most powerful battleship ever built outside USA/Japan) KGV/PoW - 7.2 tons Hood - 6.9 tons Bismarck - 6.4 tons Repulse - 5.2 tons Prinz Eugen, Suffolk, Norfolk - 0.9 tons Sheffield - 0.6 tons. For comparison, the only 4 ship classes more powerful than the Rodney and her sister the Nelson: Yamato - 13 tons Iowa, NC, SD - 11 tons

Anavrin : How there hasn't been a modern movie about this yet is mind-boggling! They could basically not change anything and still be a brilliant film! I'm sure James Cameron or Christopher Nolan could each make it a masterpiece.

john smitty : 1:19 "a mere hour has past" really because it felt like a couple months to me

Willam Joo : We don't care if you're sponsored. You deserve the money

Pillowtap : I hate advertisements but that intro one was smooth as heck. I didn't even realize it was one until you said.

ResoluteLemon : Oskar the cat was the real threat to the Royal Navy. Bismarck was just the cat carrier. :)

Don Felipe : One of my favorite stories growing up, HMS Hood v Bismarck and what occurred afterwards. In 1941 naval aviation was a distrusted and infantile branch of any navy but showed its worth here. Most powerful warship afloat indeed! Bismarck was nothing compared with HMS Rodney's nine British 1920s vintage 16'' naval rifles. Huzzah! Lets hear it for the HMS Rodney and HMS Nelson which both survived the war but are unsung heroines of the British Royal Navy!

Ondra Pšenička : TIL British pilots tried to sink an allied ship during one mission... twice... wow. These pilots won the air battle of Britain you say?

Holsp : Why everyone cool is also bad but I want them to win everytime in these videos? :D

Palzor Lepcha : Germans were good in warfare for sure - it took so many of HMS Ships and planes to bring that single German ship down.

aaronwilliam Wallace : God Save the Queen

David : You should be sponcered by paradox games

Greg Worcester : Bismarck. Sailed on 19 May blasted from stem to stern into flaming wreckage 27 May 1941. Yet many still idolise this Nazi war machine designed and deployed to attack unarmed merchant shipping

Łukasz Heil : There was also 1 polish destroy, who helped sink "Bismarck" - it was ORP "Piorun" (ORP "Thunderbolt). It is just a "fun fact". Can you please do sth about Polish history? :)

See U in History / Mythology : Great Job

Erwin Rommel : i was watching kings and generals when notification came what a good sunday

Dinahii : Actually there's a little inaccuracy. You said that The Bismarck was suck by a shell for the crew of the Bismarck are actually the ones who sank it. They were unable to fire shots or get away because the rudder was comprimised. So the captain ordered all the steel gates on the sides of the ship to open, letting in water to all of the compartements. So technically, the only ones able to kill the German battleship, were the Germans.

ProAssazinRex : Bismarck: I'm finally going home! British Fleet: Checkmate. Bismarck: Dang it!- *R.I.P Bismarck*

Joe Ramsey : Looks like the German commander out maneuvered them every time. I still wanted the Allies to take him.

intraVRt : Love your channel. Always great videos. But could you add a few more seconds to those end info cards. I know pausing isn’t a big deal but I just think it’ll add a tiny bit more enjoyment to the video not having to.

default with 13 subs : Why do i hear Johnny Horton


LucatreFromages 1 : Wow, so impressive and professional

MA : Wow, i never understood how Germany - who was not a superpower took over all Europe for 5 years, then fighting UK, USA and Russia - Wow!


HRHooChicken : I wouldn't say HMS Rodney was old in 1941

Guts : Thank you for changing to flags without swastika, so us people from Germany can watch it too! Also, poor cat..

Keulnn : You really should do the Battle of Shiroyama. It was the last battle of the Satsuma rebellion and the last stand of the Samurai. 500 Samurai facing a force of 30 000 imperial Japanese troops.

Sindre Wiig Nordby : The volume and voice in this video is perfect

Caesar Himself : Oskar, Father of Kittens, Destroyer of Ships.

ares106 : This video is amazing and you deserves to get millions of views. Also it should be used as classroom material at college levels courses.

DJ RAJE : More game of thrones pls

Shaun Lim : his voice is so sexy

THE MAN WHO MOANS IN YOUR ROOM EVERY NIGHT : 11:34 Bismarck doesn't feel so good

Canadian Gamer : Fun fact the crew helped sink their own ship

P U : What happened the other ship?

The Messiah : Your voice is perfectly suited to presenting

Mel Honiball : As always, a top quality video, this dude's voice is so easy on the ear!