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The Refit
In July-August 1939 the Scharnhorst was in the 40,000-tonne-floating drydock at the Westwerft for a refit, which included the replacement of the straight stem by an "Atlantic" stem.
A view of the port anchor cluse on the new bow of the Scharnhorst.
The new "Atlantic stem" of the Scharnhorst.


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