Records on ex german landing craft in allied navies

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Darius
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Records on ex german landing craft in allied navies

Post by Darius » Tue Jul 09, 2019 7:22 pm

Hello,

so let´s get busy...

Are there any records or documents in us american, british, french, italian or russian archives or institutes tending ex german landing craft of WW2 (i.e. Siebelfähren, Marinefährprähme, MAL, ....) in use of those countries navies? Some data is in The National Archives in GB, but there have to be more, f.e. data on testing or beeing used for tests?

Thank you for any hint in this subject.

Regardsa

Darius
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Re: Records on ex german landing craft in allied navies

Post by crolick » Thu Jul 11, 2019 8:23 pm

Hi Darius,

Polish Navy used after WW2 the following vessels:
- 2 PiLB 41
- 4 Sturmboot42
- 5 MFP D (all taken in the Glogau Werft): F 1081-F 1085
- 1 MFP DM (all taken in the Glogau Werft): F 1066
- 1 Italian MZ (which I'm unable to track back the number either the way it get to the Baltic Sea)


Hope that helps!
Andrzej
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Darius
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Re: Records on ex german landing craft in allied navies

Post by Darius » Fri Jul 12, 2019 8:20 pm

Czesc Andrzej,

gdzei mozna znalezc jakies dokumenty dotyczace tych jednostek?

Hello Andrzej,

where you can find some documents regarding this vessels?

Regards

Darius
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Re: Records on ex german landing craft in allied navies

Post by TOM » Thu Jul 18, 2019 10:45 am

Following Ergänzungsliste Dr. Meyer (Arbeitskreis Gröner) the
MFP 1081-1085 got pendant numbers BDD-3, -5, -7, -8, -9, MFP 1066 the number BDD-6
Following Ivan Gogin, the (unknown, ex-Italian) MZ got pendant number BDD-4 in 1953, stricken 1962
-> http://www.navypedia.org/ships/poland/pl_ls_bdd4.htm
Polish Service and demissioning of the other MFPs as well by Ivan Gogin:
-> http://www.navypedia.org/ships/poland/pl_ls.htm
Best regards,
Thomas
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Re: Records on ex german landing craft in allied navies

Post by TOM » Fri Jul 19, 2019 6:22 pm

Jugoslavian Navy:

D-206 ex MZ 713 from 1945 to 1962, stricken in 1979
D-219 ex MZ 717 from 1945 to 1962, stricken in 1979

D-203 ex MFP 1168 from 1945 to 1963, stricken in 1985
D-204 ex MFP 1169 from 1945 to 1963, stricken in 1985
D- . . ex MFP 1193 from 1945 to 1963, stricken in 1985
D-212 ex MFP 932 :?:
D- ... ex MFP 971 :?:

June 1975 Siebel Ferry 229 as ATM 229 with Yugosl. Navy
Did the Yugoslavian Navy ever recover MFPs or SFs from the Danube ?

Best regards, Thomas
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