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Charts, 1940-1941 [manuscript]
Bib ID 2654249
Format ManuscriptManuscript
Author
Germany. Reichsmarine
 
Access Conditions Available for reference. Not for loan. 
Description 1940-1941 
14 photographs. 
Summary

14 charts relating to the voyages of 5 German naval raiders which operated in waters near Australia and New Zealand 1939 to 1944 as well as the South Atlantic and Indian Oceans. The raiders were the Atlantis (Schiff 16), Pinguin (Schiff 33), Orion (Schiff 36), Kormoran (Schiff 41) and Komet (Schiff 45). They include a chart showing the location of mines laid off the coast between Sydney and Newcastle in 1940.

Notes

Manuscript reference no. : NLA MS 995.

Original now in Austwartiges Amt Archiv, Bonn. Photographed in 1959 at Admiralty Library, London as part of captured German Naval Records Project.

Subjects Germany Reichsmarine -- Archives.  |  Atlantis (Ship)  |  Pinguin (Ship)  |  Orion (Ship)  |  Kormoran (Ship).  |  Komet (Ship)  |  Mines (Military explosives) -- New South Wales.  |  World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, German.
Time Coverage 1940-1941 
Terms of Use These charts accompany AJCP mfm M291-336 German Naval records 1854-1944. 

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