U-Boats in September 1939

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U-Boats in September 1939

Post by Starinov » 13 Mar 2003 22:32

Can anybody tell me which U-boats took part in the blocade of the polish coast in september 1939? I would appreciate if you could provide your sources as well. Thank you....

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Post by Christoph Awender » 14 Mar 2003 04:49

Hello!

Bef. d.Aufkl. (B.d.A.): V.Adm. Densch including Leichte Kreuzer Nürnberg, Leipzig, Köln;
Fhr.d.T-Boote (F.d.T.): K.Adm. Lütjens, with destroyer Leberecht Maaß, Georg Thiele, Richard Beitzen, Friedrich Ihn, Erich Steinbrinck, Friedrich Eckoldt, Bruno Heinemann, Wolfgang Zenker, Bernd von Arnim;
1. S-Bootflottille:S 10, S 11, S 12, S 13, S 18, S 19, Tsingtau;
Fhr.d.M-Boote (F.d.M): Kpt.z.S. Ruge on T 196 with F 8, F 7, F 9, F 10
1. M-Flottille: M 8, M 1, M 3, M 4, M 5, M 7,M 111, M 132;
SVK-Verband: (old M-boats) Nautilus, Otto Braun, Pelikan, Arkona, Sundewall;
3. R-Flottille: von der Gröben, R 33, R 34, R 35, R 36, R 38, R 39, R 40
Fhr. d. U-Boote Ost: FKpt. Schomburg U 31, U 32, U 35, U 5, U 6, U 7, U 14, U 18, U 22, U 57;
Fhr. d. Seeluftstreitkräfte Ost: Gen.Maj. Coeler; 10 Marinefliegerstaffeln,

Source: Kriegstagebuch der Seekriegsleitung

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Post by Starinov » 14 Mar 2003 15:00

Thanks a lot.

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