The Second Schleswig War 1864
Deutsch-Dänischer Krieg von 1864
|The burning Schwartzenberg during|
the Battle of Heligoland.
The Austrian war memorial is located in the cemetery of St. Martin's church.
Here also rest 51 dead of the Austrian k. k. navy who died during the naval battle
of Heligoland in 1864.
(Mit vereinten Kräften)
9. Mai 1864
den am Bord der
Oesterreichischen Fregatten Schwartzenberg
in tapferer Pflichterfüllung gefallenen
Das Kais. Koenigl. Nordsee-Geschwader.
(With united forces)
9 May 1864
for the brothers in arms on board of the
Austrian frigates Schwartzenberg
who has fallen in brave discharge of duty.
The Imperial-Royal North Sea Fleet
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Picture owner: Ra Boe
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The Museum of National History
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