T-34

Germany,Baltic Sea

The German T-34 was a type 1939 class torpedo boat built by Schichau Werke in Elbing and was launched in October 1943. She entered service in the Kriegsmarine under command of Kapitänleutnant Freiherr von Lüttitz in August the following year. 20.November 1944 she sailed on a mine laid out by the Soviet submarine L-3 under command of Vladimir Konovalov and sank with the loss of 62 men. The wreck rest upside-down on a depth of 38 to 47 meter northeast of the island Rügen.


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T-34

102,5 x 10,0 x 3,2 m
     
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1294 displ
Elbing ( D )
( D )


Picture: T-35, type 1939 torpedo boat
Photo by US Navy,NH73335, Public domain


Last updated: July 2018