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Again, it was stars of the screen portraying the strong woman archetype who wore the trench: Greto Garbo on the set of A Woman of Affairs, Gloria Swanson in Queen Kelly and Bette Davis in Of Human Bondage. In the wars leading up to WWI, soldiers usually fought on open fields, face to face, in bright military uniforms that resembled the flags of their nations where they would shoot and physically fight each other until one side wins. The ship yards that would have constructed them were Rotterdamsche Droogdok Maatschappy, Wilton Feyenoord, and Amsterdamsche Droogdok Maatschappy. They were to be true battlecruisers, armored and rated as such, not battleships like the Scharnhorst class. They should have carried armor on the scale of Scharnhorst to justify their displacement, but apparently they did not. They had little experience in the construction of very large warships, however, so when it was decided to construct a class of battlecruisers for their East Indies Squadron that were three and a half times larger than any previous Dutch cruiser, they sought the help of their German neighbors for some of the early design work. Since they were the maximum size permitted under the Washington and London Naval Treaties for contemporary battleships, I guess they were very large cruisers, indeed. or threaten Allied maritime commerce (depending on which side the Soviet Union planned to fight in the war–as it turned out, they were friendly to the Axis nations for the first two years of the war, then became an Allied Power in Europe after the German invasion of the USSR, and finally declared war on Japan in the closing weeks of the Pacific War). They were never completed, because the German occupation of The Netherlands halted all work on these ships. The Netherlands has a centuries-long tradition as a seafaring nation, and unlike most small nations, they have traditionally built their own warships, including some of the most advanced ships anywhere. Along with different boilers came more powerful machinery for greater speed, which required two funnels and a lengthened hull. The new ships were intended to balance the very powerful Japanese heavy cruisers, which were far superior to the smaller light cruisers of the East Indies Squadron. The Dutch revised the initial design to incorporate different boilers, as they (correctly) regarded the German type as overly complicated and difficult to maintain. Dutch ships were unusually sophisticated, particularly in the areas of gunnery and fire control, where three axis, stabilized, remotely controlled equipment had been developed. Life in the trench, where soldiers would typically spend several days at a stretch, was periods of intense boredom without even sleep to assuage it, punctuated by moments of extreme and frantic action that required the ability to move quickly. Bright colors = walking targets & so the color khaki was adopted which is literally the Hindi word for dust. The unconfirmed proposed names of these ships: Gouden Leeuw (Golden Lion), Eendracht (Unity), Van Oranje (Prince William of Orange). Then WWI happened and this technology evolved further to accommodate the advances, necessities and challenges brought on by war and with the trench coat we see a direct link between clothing becoming part of the technology & weapons of warfare. By WWI, there was an increasing need to disappear into the landscape and as the war panned out, there was an increasing need to easily produce garments in mass quantities. The large collar protected their neck along with the rain guard that allowed heavy rains to fall off the coat rather than down the back of the wearer. I have never seen any drawings of these ships, but would not be surprised if they looked like lighter versions of the Sovyetskiy Soyuz class super battleships (see my essay “The Super Battleships That Never Were” for details). They looked at what was happening in the field with the soldiers and designed a coat to fit their necessities. The resulting ships were very similar to the original (battlecruiser) plans for the Scharnhorst class. There is one last Russian battlecruiser I feel compelled to touch on, in order to wind up the battlecruiser story (so far). However, given Soviet inferiority in training, fire control, and other technologies, I am betting that they would have had trouble with any of the German, Japanese, British or American battlecruisers they might have faced. navy trench coat white trench coat women trench coat black navy blue trench coat mens trench coat black spring coats women coat spring trench coats spring coat grey trench coat trench coat dress long trench coat women men black trench coat wool trench coat women spring coat men mens full length trench coat short trench coat women men long trench coat long black coats for men trench coat man leather trench coat women trench coat men long ladies long coats mens green trench coat womens black trench coat blue trench coat plus size trench coat military trench coat purple trench coat mac coat


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