Presented by Mr. Nelson. Ordered printed March 30, 1916.
|Series||[U. S.] 64th Cong., 1st sess. Senate. Doc., 381.|
|Contributions||Nelson, Knute, 1843-1923.|
|LC Classifications||D591 .V4|
|The Physical Object|
|LC Control Number||16026330|
Sunken Ships of World War II is truly one of the greatest compendiums of naval history that has ever been put together. Not only does it give an exhaustive chronology of events and ac-tions of the United States Navy, it also contains listings of the Al-lies (American and English) and of the Axis (Japanese, German and Italian) naval losses wherever they took place.1/5(3). 40 Merchant Ships Sunk in German 'War Zone' by Submarines and Mines; 13 British Warships Destroyed, 4, Lives Sacrificed in Under-Sea War [map] FORTY merchant vessels have been destroyed by torpedoes or mines since the German "war zone"’ was established on February 18 and German submarine commanders were ordered to sink all enemy ships at. 40 Merchant Ships Sunk in German 'War Zone' by Submarines and Mines; 13 British Warships Destroyed, 4, Lives Sacrificed in Under-Sea War Use stars to collect & save items A vector image of star to represent action to save this item Login to save this item. German Warships, U-Boats and Mine Warfare Vessels. Erich - History - pages. 0 Reviews. This English translation of the second of a three-volume study of German warships covers U-boats, minesweepers, motor minesweepers, and sperrbrechers. German Warships, U-Boats and Mine Warfare Vessels Volume 2 of German.
Self-propelled torpedoes dramatically increased effectiveness of submarine warships. Initial scouting patrols against surface warships sank several cruisers in the first month of World War lfcmalta.comntal encounters with merchant ships were handled by signalling the ship to stop and sinking the ship after removing the crew in accordance with international law. Jan 20, · In World War II, some merchant vessels of 1,, GRT were sunk by German mines. At least ten UK and US destroyers were sunk by German mines, but the only major Allied warship sunk was the cruiser HMS Neptune and the mines that sunk her . The aircraft carrier HMS Ark Royal sinking after being torpedoed by a German submarine in November , the assisting destroyer HMS Legion was sunk in This is a list of Royal Navy ships and personnel lost during World War II, from 3 September to 1 October The German submarine U was a Type IXD2 U-boat of Nazi Germany's Kriegsmarine in World War II. She departed from Kiel on 5 December on her last mission, to transport to Japan a large quantity of mercury, parts, and engineering drawings for German jet fighters. While returning to Bergen, Norway to repair a misfiring engine, the U was detected and sunk on 9 February by the British Length: m ( ft 4 in) o/a, m ( ft 9 .
The day before Germany surrendered, American warships quickly found U and sank her 7 nmi (13 km; mi) east of Block Island, Rhode Island, resulting in the loss of her entire crew. U is a popular deep sea diving lfcmalta.com: m ( ft 10 in) o/a, m ( ft 9 in) . The list of Kriegsmarine ships includes all ships commissioned into the Kriegsmarine, the navy of Nazi Germany, during its existence from to the conclusion of World War II in See the list of naval ships of Germany for ships in German service throughout the country's history. Two commercial vessels sunk (9, GRT) German submarine U was a Type VIIC U-boat of Nazi Germany 's Kriegsmarine during World War II. Ordered on 16 October from the Germaniawerft shipyard in Kiel, she was laid down on 14 August as yard number , launched on 24 April and commissioned on 7 June under the command of Oberleutnant zur See Fritz lfcmalta.com: m ( ft 2 in) o/a, m ( ft 8 . Since the tonnage between merchants and warships cannot be directly compared this list is shown in parts. Largest Merchants ships hit by U-boat. Allied merchant ships of 15, GRT and more sunk by German U-boats during the Second World War. This list includes auxiliary warships such as armed merchant cruisers (AMC's).