User talk:ÄDA - DÄP

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Happy editing! SwisterTwister talk 15:53, 29 April 2012 (UTC)

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A page you started has been reviewed![edit]

Thanks for creating SM UB-143, ÄDA - DÄP!

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You should add the WPSHIPS tag on the talk page in between double { brackets to add it to WikiProject Ships

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Disambiguation link notification for June 22[edit]

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German submarine U-71 (1940)[edit]

Hi, ÄDA - DÄP. When you recently added a reference to this page it caused a citation error, as the page had no {{reflist}} template. I've now added one. Using Preview before saving, if you didn't use it, may have allowed you to see this. Just FYI. --220 of Borg 04:16, 4 July 2014 (UTC)

Source[edit]

On second look, I'm afraid to say that reference is pretty useless. You may know what book was written that has info about this submarine, but just saying "Busch, Röl" is far from informative without the actual book's title, with publisher, ISBN, etc being put in a source, bibliography or similar section. I've searched for a book under that author and found nothing. :-\ --220 of Borg 04:28, 4 July 2014 (UTC)

It seems likely this is the source you meant:
Busch, Rainer & Röll, Hans-Joachim (2003). Der U-Boot-Krieg 1939-1945 - Die Ritterkreuzträger der U-Boot-Waffe von September 1939 bis Mai 1945 (German) Hamburg, Berlin, Bonn, Germany: Verlag E.S. Mittler & Sohn. ISBN 3-8132-0515-0.
No wonder I couldn't find it, it's two people, not the surname/first name of one author. :-o --220 of Borg 04:38, 4 July 2014 (UTC)
Thanks for pointing it out. I only edited the sub-heading, so preview did not show any problems with references. Plus I forgot to add the book to the bibliography, which did not exist then of course because I only added it just now. BTW Would you rather use a & then a colon in the reference then? ÄDA - DÄP VA (talk) 05:21, 4 July 2014 (UTC)
Usually only a colon (;) to separate different authors, which if you use the cite template, as you did, is how it appears. I found the ref above somewhere on WP and it is a bit non-MOS in that area. Having a comma is what made me think it was surname, firstname. All good now! :-) --220 of Borg 05:41, 4 July 2014 (UTC)

Battle of Öland FAC[edit]

Since you provided helpful comments and/or reviewing in related quality assessments, I'm dropping a notice that battle of Öland is now an FAC. Please feel free to drop by with more input!

sincerely,
Peter Isotalo 05:45, 7 July 2014 (UTC)

April to June 2014 MILHIST reviews[edit]

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By order of the Military History WikiProject coordinators, for your work on the WikiProject's Peer, Good Article, A-Class and Featured Article Candidate reviews for the period April to June 2014, I am delighted to award you this Wikistripe. During this period you undertook three reviews. Without reviewers it would be very difficult for our writers to achieve their goals of creating high quality content, so your efforts are greatly appreciated. Peacemaker67 (send... over) 04:23, 8 July 2014 (UTC)

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