Wolf

France,Europe

Torpedoboat Wolf was built at Reichmarinewerft in Wilhlemshaven, and launched in 1927. She was part of 6.Torpedoflotte during second world war, and the work consisted mostly of escort service and mine laying. 8.January 1941 Wolf was out on a mission to lay mines in the English channel outside Dover, when she on the return to France, hit a mine and sank. 45 men of the crew perished. The wreck rest in two parts on a depth of 15 to 36 meter northwest of the city of Dunquerque ( Dunkirk ).


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Wolf

92,6 x 8,7 x 3,5 m
     
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1320 grt Wilhelmshaven ( D ) 1927 Wilhelmshaven ( D )

51 05 N 02 08 E
( Source: French Divers )


Picture: Torpedoboot Wolf, Type 24 Raubtier class
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Last updated: May 2019