Z 35

Estonia,Baltic Sea

Z 35 was a German 1936B type destroyer laid down at Deutsche Schiff & Maschinenbau in Bremen, and was launched in October 1942. She was assigned to 6.Zerstörerflotille in the Baltic Sea under command of Korvettenkapitän Niels Bätge in February 1944. In December that same year she went down after she hit a German mine 12. December 1944 outside Talinn. The wreck was found in 1994 on a depth of 50 to 85 meter northwest of Talinn.


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Z 35

416,8 x 39,4 x 14,2 f
     
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3542 displ ( std ) Bremen ( D ) 1942
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59°38.2′N 24°20′E
( Source: Wikipedia )


Picture: Z 39, type 1936 destroyer
Courtesy of US Navy, Public domain

Last updated: June 2019