TG74765-Dr. The SS Thistlegorm sank in the northern Red Sea in the Straits of Gubal in 1941 during World War II. The 126 meter long armed freighter was transporting military supplies to the British army, and while at anchor one night was bombed by German aircraft. Nine crewman lost their lives when the vessel sank quickly. Today the ship is one of the most famous wreck dives in the world, a virtual museum showcasing motorcycles, jeeps like the one pictured here, weaponry, locomotives, and more. Egypt, Red Sea.<br />
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Thistlegorm shipwreck photograph
TG74765-Dr. The SS Thistlegorm sank in the northern Red Sea in the Straits of Gubal in 1941 during World War II. The 126 meter long armed freighter was transporting military supplies to the British army, and while at anchor one night was bombed by German aircraft. Nine crewman lost their lives when the vessel sank quickly. Today the ship is one of the most famous wreck dives in the world, a virtual museum showcasing motorcycles, jeeps like the one pictured here, weaponry, locomotives, and more. Egypt, Red Sea.
Photo Copyright © Brandon Cole. All rights reserved worldwide. www.brandoncole.com

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