St. Nazaire U boat docks

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Spanish civil war and RM’s “secret” sub war

This article by Willard C. Frank Jr is from Warship International, #1, 1989. https://www.dropbox.com/s/6qiaua67yrpcbhg/1%20312.jpg?dl=0 https://www.dropbox.com/s/f9z78k2hegicx0t/1%20313.jpg?dl=0 https://www.dropbox.com/s/71rdn6j4nox1y68/1%20314.jpg?dl=0  

The never built Dutch Schelde – Gunning submarine minelayer of the 1930s

This article is by dr. Ron van Maanen: welcome Ron! Please visit his interesting blog! The major Dutch submarine builder before the Second World War was the shipyard Kon. Mij. De Schelde established in 1875 at Vlissingen, Netherlands. She built the first Dutch submarine Hr.Ms. O1 (former Luctor et Emergo) in 1904-1906 using an American … Continue reading The never built Dutch Schelde – Gunning submarine minelayer of the 1930s

The Regia Marina, KuK and SMS submarine (UC-12, U.24, X1)

On March 16th, 1916 a huge explosion was heard and a tall water column seen just outside the Taranto harbor. It was obvious that an enemy submarine, an Austro-Hungarian one, had hit the harbor mine defenses. On further examination, it became evident a mine layer vessel became victim of one of its weapons, it was found … Continue reading The Regia Marina, KuK and SMS submarine (UC-12, U.24, X1)