Hi I'm not that old! Kriegsmarine etc weren't around when I took this pic!R651400 said:Never seen a Nazi merchant service flag before but if it is, looks similar to Kriegsmarine without the Iron Cross.
Hamburg Amerika's "Bremen" 1930's and where? Any one's guess, off Hurtigrunten or maybe Heligoland.
They'd be insulted by the reference to the jackboot!!R651400 said:My answer refers. Pardon me, I've just piddled my pants with lol.
Have to say the davits are rather modern looking for Bremen but the flag does have that jackboot look to it.
Doctoring national flags Alex? Just not cricket dear boy!
Hi Gdynia,gdynia said:One of the Norwegian Coastal Mail Boats from 60,s or 70,s
Hi Gdynia,gdynia said:Pole Star or Brand Polaris
Thanks R651400.R651400 said:The probably would Alex and no offense meant.
I was also mislead by what I assumed are deck chairs round the stern and an aerial insulator down to the flagstaff.
Coincidentally I have seen the lovely Braemar and Leda many times off the Tyne in the sixties but never knew that the flag was anything other than the normal Norwegian standard.
Pse post yr pics in gallery if you haven't already done so.