On 29 May 1937, the German battleship 'Deutschland', which supported the Nationalists, was attacked by two Republican Tupolev SB-2 ‘Katiuska’ bombers. 23 crewmembers were killed and another 83 injured. Later on, a few wounded also died.
On the North Front Cemetery is a "Kameradengrab (Comrades Grave)" with 27 victims.
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- Text: Fedor de Vries
- Photos: TracesOfWar.com