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San Miguel
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Date: February 16, 2017 06:41AM

hi,

ref. Ship SAN MIGUEL, see [warsailors.com] , I would like to add some minor info
- M 1 had the nickname "Tiger der Fjorde"
- the M 1's commanding officer was Kapitänleutnant Bartels (not Bärtels)
- the E-boats (not : MTB) were S 20, S 21, S 22, S 24 and S 25 of 2nd flottilla (Senior officer was Kapitänleutnant Birnbacher)
- during the fight at Ulvik the commanding officers of S 21, Oberleutnant zur See Klug, and S 25, Oberleutnant zur See Büchting, and Birnbacher himself were wounded and had to be taken to a hospital in Bergen where they remained for weeks.

greetings, Urs



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