Wilhelm Gustloff. This is not something funny, but i just thought it was worth knowing... i am german and i know that. NEVER FORGET! Have a exceptional nice day
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#3 - topperharly (12/10/2012) [+] (3 replies)
i am german and i know that. NEVER FORGET!
#2 - thatmotherfer (12/10/2012) [-]
Not sure when I will ever need to know this but I enjoyed it.
Not sure when I will ever need to know this but I enjoyed it.
#1 - zukowashere (12/10/2012) [+] (1 reply)
User avatar #7 - jacencaedus ONLINE (12/11/2012) [-]
Well, you've got to remember, the Titanic was thought to be unsinkable, that is why it is the most famous sinking ship, not the loss of life, however tragic that was
User avatar #15 - fugbaum (12/11/2012) [-]
my grandma was supposed to leave with the Gustloff, but gladly she was to late.
#20 - anonymous (12/11/2012) [-]
there is this insanely boring book about it the forced us to read in high school... By this guy named G√ľnther Grass... I hated it...
User avatar #18 - thepastryistrue (12/11/2012) [+] (1 reply)
The Gustloff was not called "unsinkable". That is the major difference. The Titanic became a symbol for human hybris, the Gustloff instead was just another sunk ship in ww2.
User avatar #19 to #18 - matildevinther (12/11/2012) [-]
It was just to have something people could relate to. To show how many people actually died on Wilhelm Gustloff...
User avatar #16 - ohhhsnap (12/11/2012) [+] (1 reply)
But the titanic was not hit by torpedoes.

The story looks much more tragic when it's not in times of war,even though the casualties are much lesser.
#13 - anonymous (12/11/2012) [+] (1 reply)
well the titanic was a loss of innocent life

this is like cramming 50 toddlers into an air plane , painting ALLAH ACKBAR on the sides
and setting course to the white house and getting sad because they shot it down

seriously tough if you put civilians who shouldn't even be running on a boat full with military personnel in a war zone and try to evacuate they have every right to shoot them ,
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#11 - anonymous (12/11/2012) [-]
hit tree times? that that?
#4 - anonymous (12/10/2012) [+] (1 reply)
Only thing that bothers me is that the estimated number of dead people was a really insecure number some claimed to be 9000+ dying in the event while many others say its below that but still above 5k - Else it is correct - Also worth knowing that the transmission about the so called minesweeper didn't trace back to anyone *Dramatic music*

Can't login on my Account for unknown reasons - anyho
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