Royal Collection Trust/© Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II 2018 | Licence: All Rights Reserved
Royal Collection Trust/© Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II 2018 | Licence: All Rights Reserved

Naval action off Heligoland, 9 May 1864

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A naval engagement off Heligoland between the Danes and the Austrians and Prussians; the allies were compelled to retreat. Danish ships from left to right: Humdall, Tylland and Nielsjuel; Austrian ships Radetsky and Schwartzenburg on fire.

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Heligoland, Germany

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