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KAISERLICHE MARINE / KRIEGSMARINE (GERMANY)

ESCORTS

AUGUSTENBURG patrols (1916-1918)

Haun 1918

Name No Yard No Builder Laid down Launched Comp Fate
Augustenburg   553 Schiffswerfte & Maschinenfabrik Janssen & Schmilinsky, Hamburg   6/11/1915 1/1916 TS 1918
N. Ebeling   554 Schiffswerfte & Maschinenfabrik Janssen & Schmilinsky, Hamburg   18/1/1916 4/1916 sold 5/1919
Joh. Vester   555 Schiffswerfte & Maschinenfabrik Janssen & Schmilinsky, Hamburg   29/3/1916 5/1916 sold 5/1919
August Bröhan   556 Schiffswerfte & Maschinenfabrik Janssen & Schmilinsky, Hamburg   23/5/1916 7/1916 sunk 11/5/1917
Friedrich Kahl   557 Schiffswerfte & Maschinenfabrik Janssen & Schmilinsky, Hamburg   2/8/1916 9/1916 sunk 17/2/1917
Hochkamp   558 Schiffswerfte & Maschinenfabrik Janssen & Schmilinsky, Hamburg   4/10/1916 12/1916 sold 1/1919
Blankenese   559 Schiffswerfte & Maschinenfabrik Janssen & Schmilinsky, Hamburg   20/3/1917 5/1917 sold 6/1919
Mettlerkamp   561 Schiffswerfte & Maschinenfabrik Janssen & Schmilinsky, Hamburg   16/12/1916 1/1917 sunk 9/5/1917
Geheimrat Schütt 8/1940- M4003 563 Schiffswerfte & Maschinenfabrik Janssen & Schmilinsky, Hamburg   31/5/1917 7/1917 to United Kingdom 7/1920, minesweeper 8/1940, sunk 3/6/1944
Direktor Polis   564 Schiffswerfte & Maschinenfabrik Janssen & Schmilinsky, Hamburg   21/8/1917 10/1917 sold 7/1919
Otto Schlick   565 Schiffswerfte & Maschinenfabrik Janssen & Schmilinsky, Hamburg   7/11/1917 12/1917 sunk 2/3/1918
Haun   566 Schiffswerfte & Maschinenfabrik Janssen & Schmilinsky, Hamburg   21/2/1918 5/1918 sold 1/1919
Axel Walter   567 Schiffswerfte & Maschinenfabrik Janssen & Schmilinsky, Hamburg   19/7/1918 10/1918 sold 4/1919
Wirth   568 Schiffswerfte & Maschinenfabrik Janssen & Schmilinsky, Hamburg   12/1918 --- // 3/1920 completed mercantile

 

Displacement standard, t

 

Displacement full, t

490

Length, m

40.0

Breadth, m

6.98

Draught, m

3.13

No of shafts

1

Machinery

VTE, 1 boiler

Power, h. p.

400

Max speed, kts

9.5

Fuel, t

coal 110

Armament

1 x 1 - 88/27 SK L/30 C/89 or 88/32 SK L/35 C/01 or 88/27 TK L/30 C/08

Complement 24 - 31

Ship project history: Fishery trawlers, purchased by Navy during building and commissioned as auxiliary patrols.

Modernizations: None.

Naval service: August Bröhan was sunk on British mine, laid by submarine E45, 11/5/1917 NW off Römö. Friedrich Kahl was sunk on British mine, laid by minelayer Abdiel, 17/2/1917 SW off Fanö. Mettlerkamp was sunk on mine laid by British submarine E45, 9/5/1917 N off Borkum. Otto Schlick was mined 2/3/1918 N off Texel.

    M4003 was mined 3/6/1944 off Brest.

 

Ivan Gogin, 2008-14