The primary danger of being spotted was from the air. To
efficaciously disguise themselves they
covered the whole surface of the boat
Disguise for ships and other marine ships was
generally utilized in both the First and Second World Wars, yet the team of one
Dutch boat – a Second World War minesweeper of the Royal Netherlands Navy named
HNLMS Abraham Crijnssen, which was performing in the Java Sea – took the idea of
ship cover to the higness level.
They effectively masked the ship as a tropical
island and as a result of that avoid the Imperial Japanese Navy.
The ancestor to Crijnssen's brave strategy of
avoidance was the Battle of the Java Sea, which was battled on February 27th,
1942. In this marine fight the Allied navy lose the battl...