Soviet Naval Battles

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lupodimare89
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Re: Soviet Naval Battles

Post by lupodimare89 » 09 Nov 2019 15:52

igorr wrote:
01 Aug 2018 04:37
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While life is taking time with new job, family etc. Sporadically i've some time to cover-up some old things.
Re-reading some of my notes and collections of data, i found one episode we briefly convered but it's not detailed in Arctic:


20 March 1945 in Arctic.
Depth charges launched against sub U-997 by Soviet guard boat "Smerch", causing light damage.
I read/know she had support of "BO" /submarine chasers. It is known their identity? (could be interesting to know if they were project122, or it was a use for the lend-leased allied boats).

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Re: Soviet Naval Battles

Post by igorr » 11 Nov 2019 03:54

There was 9 BO in all in area, i know only 4 (131, 133, 135, 136). Which ships was with SMERCH and even how many - i don't know. Perhaps named four.

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Re: Soviet Naval Battles

Post by lupodimare89 » 11 Nov 2019 17:19

Thank you!

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