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Soviet WWII minelayers

The minelayer is a naval ship used for deploying sea mines.

The minelayer is a naval ship used for deploying sea mines WWII photo red navy fleet
The Russian minelayer Marti and the battleship October Revolution.
Confirmed victories of minelayer Marti achieved with mines:
1 October 1941 : sunk German submarine chaser UJ-117 close Hanko.
21 November 1941 : sunk German tug Fohn (303 GRT) on convoy to Tallin.
11 June 1942 : sunk German support-ship MRS-11 Osnabruck close Tallin.
Ship was later recovered but the temporary loss caused distress among the Germans because were lost 
84 men and the mine-field was actually known, but captain did not received the proper chart in time.

specifications information facts The minelayer of USSR navy WWII photo
45mm gun 21-K of the Soviet minelayer Marti. USSR navy WWII photo.


Stawiacz min, Ruso minador de buque de guerra, posamine, Mouilleur de mines, Minenleger, Minelagger, Mijnenlegger, Minopolagac,


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