Ammerland

Latvia,Baltic Sea

The steaner August Schultze was built by NordDeutche Werft in Bremerhaven and launched 1921. She was bought by German Kriegsmarine in 1938 and renamed Ammerland. She did service there until she was lost in 1945. Outside Bernati she sank 10.February after a collision with the Soviet submarine Shch 318. The wreck rest today on a depth of 27 to 43 meter.


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Ammerland
August Schultze,Sandhorn
84,9 x 12,3 m
     
Tons: Built: Home Port:
2452 grt
Bremerhaven ( D ) 1921
( D )

56° 25' 59.7" N , 20° 29' 29.8" E
( Source: Wraki Baltyku )


Picture: Ammerland
From video by Trolis


Last updated: August 2017