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8 Major Mutinies of the 20th Century

Schuyler J. Dievendorf | 27 Jun 2014 15:50
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The Wilhelmshaven mutiny occurred in 1918, when the crews of the SMS Thüringen and SMS Helgoland both mutinied. The ships were part of a planned attack on the English Channel, they were not happy with the plan to be needlessly sacrificed during the last stages of the war. The mutiny was short-lived, after its first day the German Navy subdued the uprising.

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