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Re: Gdynia-Gotenhafen
Posted by: pothkan (IP Logged)
Date: November 25, 2008 04:31PM

Yacht-Hafen: yacht REGINA III-L (24 t)

Becken II / Shipyard: Floating dock No.4 (2700 t) with torpedo-boat T 10 (840 t, KL Jürgen Brunk) - raised 4.6.1948, scrapped in Gdansk

Probably Becken II / Fishing Port:
fishing boat PIL-55 = HEIMAT (13 m)
Nebelträger D.23.G / POG 21 = CHRISTINE (15 GRT)

Becken III: tanker BLEXEN (759 GRT) - capsized; 28.2.1946 raised, rebuilt as Polish RYSY (20.8.1948), deleted c.1965, hulked, scrapped 1974 in Gdansk

Becken V: damaged SCHLESWIG-HOLSTEIN (22 killed, 46 wounded) 21.3.1945 towed to Becken entrance and scuttled, raised 9.1946

Becken VII: floating dock D.2.C (45000 t) - 1947 raised, 13.9.1947 towed from Gdynia by Soviets

U-boat support ship WALDEMAR KOPHAMEL (5600 t, KL Mollandin) - raised 1950, rebuilt by Soviets as KUBAN (10.1955), later barracks hulk PKZ-12 (1973), deleted 1978 & scrapped

Becken VIII: Torpedoklarmachschiff LEVERKUSEN (1273 GRT) - in 7.1952 wreck taken by Polish Navy (for rebuilt - planned name ŻYROSKOP), eventually not rebuilt, and scrapped in 1954 or later

Becken IX (probably): tug ZOPPOT / ex Polish TYTAN (274 GRT) - raised, found 3.1945 in Becken II; rebuilt as TYTAN, deleted 1980

Vorhafen: m/s FORTUNA (181 GRT) - raised 7.1948, taken by Soviets, probably scrapped

Damaged vessels (in various parts of port):

target ship (ex battleship) ZÄHRINGEN - burnt up; 26.3.1945 towed to internal entrance and scuttled; 9.7.1946 raised and towed aside, scrapped there 1951-52

(ships above were towed to Germany in 1-3.1945)

hulk (ex whaling base) UNITAS (21846 GRT) - 25 killed

U-Boat U 262 (type VII C)

Netzleger IX = GEMMA (2284 GRT)

U-boats support ship HEINZ (3994 GRT)

German cargo ship TRUDE SCHÜNEMANN (1260 GRT)

Danish cargo ship VIRGINIA (5343 GRT)

***

List is not complete. Probably other (smaller) vessels were sunk then.

Regards,
Oskar Myszor



Edited 2 time(s). Last edit at 11/25/2008 04:32PM by pothkan.



Subject Written By Posted
  Gdynia-Gotenshafen Fred Mallia 11/25/2008 03:41PM
  Re: Gdynia-Gotenhafen pothkan 11/25/2008 04:31PM
  Re: Gdynia-Gotenshafen Fred Mallia 11/26/2008 05:54PM
  Re: Gdynia-Gotenhafen pothkan 11/27/2008 05:29AM


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