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Crew pose with the stern flag from the Grille.<br />
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Adolf Hitler's personal standard that was flown on his luxurious yacht until it was seized by a souvenier-hunting Royal Navy seaman has emerged for sale.<br />
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Signalman Jack Lee removed the highly sought-after Nazi swastika flag after the vessel, called the Grille, was taken over by the navy at the end of the Second World War.<br />
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SM Lee found the 39ins by 67ins red and black flag that had been hidden on board by the German crew.<br />
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Accompanying the flag is a remarkable letter from his describing the luxurious surroundings if thee 443ft long yacht.