a. von tirpitz


Alfred von [ahl-freyt fuhn] , 1849–1930, German admiral and statesman.
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Tirpitz (German ˈtɪrpɪts)
Alfred von (ˈalfreːt fɔn). 1849--1930, German admiral: as secretary of state for the Imperial Navy (1897--1916), he created the modern German navy, which challenged British supremacy at sea

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