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Italian Chapel Orkney, Images, Pictures & Photos





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Images, pictures & photos of the incredible painted decorations of the Italian Chapel at Lamb Holm, Orkney, Scotland.
On the 13th of October 1939 Lt. Gunther Prien navigated his German U-boat U47 through what was thought to be an unnavigable channel, Kirk sound, into Scapa flow. At the time Scapa Flow was the harbour for the North Atlantic Fleet and the battleship HMS Royal Oak which was lying at anchor. Gunther Prien torpedoed the Battleship which sank in minutes with the loss of...
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