Photo of World War I German U-Boat Visiting Baltimore Harbor

Remember the post we did a while ago about the German sub that visited Baltimore Harbor during World War I? It was the Deutschland in 1916, before the U.S. entered the war. Here is another great photo of the sub.

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1916 view of the Deutschland
1916 view of the Deutschland

Source: Library of Congress

And here’s a photo of the captain.

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Capt. P. Koenig, Paul Hinken
Capt. P. Koenig, Paul Hinken

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Tom founded Ghosts of DC on January 4th, 2012 as a blog to uncover the lost and untold history of Washington, D.C. He has lived in the city for over a decade and loves exploring every corner of the District.

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  • Steve R.

    Let’s re-declare war on Germany… Just because…!!!