Dresden (disambiguation)

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Dresden most commonly refers to the capital city of the German Federal Free State of Saxony, or as shorthand for the Allied bombing campaign in World War II that devastated the city.

Dresden may also refer to:

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  • The SMS Dresden (1907), a German light cruiser named after the German city, commissioned in 1908 and scuttled by her crew in 1915
  • The SMS Dresden (1916), the second German light cruiser named Dresden, built during World War I as a replacement for her namesake
  • The steamer USS Zeppelin (1914), renamed Dresden when purchased by the North German Lloyd Line in 1927
  • For other uses of the name see SS Dresden



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