Logo
Unionpedia
Communication
Get it on Google Play
New! Download Unionpedia on your Android™ device!
Free
Faster access than browser!
And Ads-free!

German submarine U-246

German submarine U-246 was a Type VIIC U-boat of Nazi Germany's Kriegsmarine during World War II. [1]

37 relations: AEG, Beam (nautical), Bergen, Bernard & Graefe, British Isles, Captain lieutenant, Diesel engine, Draft (hull), Friedrich Krupp Germaniawerft, G7e torpedo, German U-boat bases in occupied Norway, Horten, Ireland, Irish Sea, Kapitänleutnant, Kiel, Kriegsmarine, Kristiansand, Length overall, Motor–generator, Nazi Germany, Norway, Propeller, Ship's company, Stavanger, Submarine, Submarine depth ratings, Submarine hull, Supercharger, Torpedo, Torpedo tube, U-boat, World War II, 11th U-boat Flotilla, 3rd U-boat Flotilla, 5th U-boat Flotilla, 8.8 cm SK C/35 naval gun.

AEG

Allgemeine Elektricitäts-Gesellschaft AG (AEG) (German: "General electricity company") was founded as Deutsche Edison-Gesellschaft für angewandte Elektricität in 1883 in Berlin by Emil Rathenau and was a German producer of electrical equipment.

New!!: German submarine U-246 and AEG · See more »

Beam (nautical)

The beam of a ship is its width at the widest point as measured at the ship's nominal waterline.

New!!: German submarine U-246 and Beam (nautical) · See more »

Bergen

Bergen (in dialects of the city) is a city and municipality on the Bergen Peninsula in Hordaland county on the west coast of Norway.

New!!: German submarine U-246 and Bergen · See more »

Bernard & Graefe

Bernard & Graefe is a German book publisher, which since 1991 has been part of the Mönch publishing group.

New!!: German submarine U-246 and Bernard & Graefe · See more »

British Isles

The British Isles are a group of islands off the north-western coast of continental Europe that consist of the islands of Great Britain, Ireland and over six thousand smaller isles.

New!!: German submarine U-246 and British Isles · See more »

Captain lieutenant

Captain lieutenant or captain-lieutenant is a military rank, used in a number of navies worldwide and formerly in the British Army.

New!!: German submarine U-246 and Captain lieutenant · See more »

Diesel engine

The diesel engine (also known as a compression-ignition or 'CI' engine) is an internal combustion engine in which ignition of the fuel that has been injected into the combustion chamber is initiated by the high temperature which a gas achieves when greatly compressed (adiabatic compression).

New!!: German submarine U-246 and Diesel engine · See more »

Draft (hull)

The draft (American) or draught (British) of a ship's hull is the vertical distance between the waterline and the bottom of the hull (keel), with the thickness of the hull included; in the case of not being included the draft outline would be obtained.

New!!: German submarine U-246 and Draft (hull) · See more »

Friedrich Krupp Germaniawerft

Friedrich Krupp Germaniawerft (often just called Germaniawerft, "Germania shipyard") was a German shipbuilding company, located in the harbour at Kiel, and one of the largest and most important builders of U-boats for the Kaiserliche Marine in World War I and the Kriegsmarine in World War II.

New!!: German submarine U-246 and Friedrich Krupp Germaniawerft · See more »

G7e torpedo

The G7e or more appropriately the G7e/T2, G7e/T3, and G7e/T4 Falke torpedoes were, with the exception of the T4 model, the standard torpedoes for Germany during World War II.

New!!: German submarine U-246 and G7e torpedo · See more »

German U-boat bases in occupied Norway

German U-boat bases in occupied Norway existed between 1940 and 1945, when the Kriegsmarine (German navy), converted several naval bases in Norway into Submarine bases.

New!!: German submarine U-246 and German U-boat bases in occupied Norway · See more »

Horten

is a town and municipality in Vestfold county, Norway—located along the Oslofjord.

New!!: German submarine U-246 and Horten · See more »

Ireland

Ireland (Éire; Ulster-Scots: Airlann) is an island in the North Atlantic separated from Great Britain to its east by the North Channel, the Irish Sea, and St George's Channel.

New!!: German submarine U-246 and Ireland · See more »

Irish Sea

The Irish Sea (Muir Éireann, Y Keayn Yernagh, Erse Sea, Muir Èireann, Ulster-Scots: Airish Sea, Môr Iwerddon) separates the islands of Ireland and Great Britain.

New!!: German submarine U-246 and Irish Sea · See more »

Kapitänleutnant

Kapitänleutnant, short: KptLt / in lists: KL, (Lang-en: Captain lieutenant) is an officer grade of the captains military hierarchy group of German Bundeswehr.

New!!: German submarine U-246 and Kapitänleutnant · See more »

Kiel

Kiel is the capital and most populous city in the northern German state of Schleswig-Holstein, with a population of 240,832 (June 2014).

New!!: German submarine U-246 and Kiel · See more »

Kriegsmarine

The Kriegsmarine (War Navy) was the navy of Nazi Germany from 1935 to 1945.

New!!: German submarine U-246 and Kriegsmarine · See more »

Kristiansand

Kristiansand is a city, municipality and the county capital of Vest-Agder county in Southern Norway.

New!!: German submarine U-246 and Kristiansand · See more »

Length overall

Length overall, often abbreviated as (LOA, o/a, o.a. or oa) is the maximum length of a vessel's hull measured parallel to the waterline.

New!!: German submarine U-246 and Length overall · See more »

Motor–generator

A motor–generator (an M–G set or a dynamotor for dynamo–motor) is a device for converting electrical power to another form.

New!!: German submarine U-246 and Motor–generator · See more »

Nazi Germany

Nazi Germany or the Third Reich (Drittes Reich) are common English names for the period of history in Germany from 1933 to 1945, when it was a dictatorship under the control of Adolf Hitler and the Nazi Party (NSDAP).

New!!: German submarine U-246 and Nazi Germany · See more »

Norway

Norway (Norwegian: (Bokmål) or (Nynorsk)), officially the Kingdom of Norway, is a sovereign and unitary monarchy whose territory comprises the western portion of the Scandinavian Peninsula plus Jan Mayen and the Arctic archipelago of Svalbard.

New!!: German submarine U-246 and Norway · See more »

Propeller

A propeller is a type of fan that transmits power by converting rotational motion into thrust.

New!!: German submarine U-246 and Propeller · See more »

Ship's company

A ship's company comprises all officers, non-commissioned officers and enlisted personnel aboard a naval vessel.

New!!: German submarine U-246 and Ship's company · See more »

Stavanger

Stavanger is a city and municipality in Norway.

New!!: German submarine U-246 and Stavanger · See more »

Submarine

A submarine is a watercraft capable of independent operation underwater.

New!!: German submarine U-246 and Submarine · See more »

Submarine depth ratings

Depth ratings are primary design parameters and measures of a submarine's ability to operate underwater.

New!!: German submarine U-246 and Submarine depth ratings · See more »

Submarine hull

A light hull (casing in British usage) of a submarine is the outer non-watertight hull which provides a hydrodynamically efficient shape.

New!!: German submarine U-246 and Submarine hull · See more »

Supercharger

A supercharger is an air compressor that increases the pressure or density of air supplied to an internal combustion engine.

New!!: German submarine U-246 and Supercharger · See more »

Torpedo

The modern torpedo is a self-propelled weapon with an explosive warhead, launched above or below the water surface, propelled underwater towards a target, and designed to detonate either on contact with its target or in proximity to it.

New!!: German submarine U-246 and Torpedo · See more »

Torpedo tube

A torpedo tube is a cylinder shaped device for launching torpedoes.

New!!: German submarine U-246 and Torpedo tube · See more »

U-boat

U-boat is the anglicised version of the German word U-Boot, a shortening of Unterseeboot, literally "undersea boat".

New!!: German submarine U-246 and U-boat · See more »

World War II

World War II (WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, though related conflicts began earlier.

New!!: German submarine U-246 and World War II · See more »

11th U-boat Flotilla

The 11th U-boat Flotilla (German 11. Unterseebootsflottille) was formed on 15 May 1942 in Bergen, Norway.

New!!: German submarine U-246 and 11th U-boat Flotilla · See more »

3rd U-boat Flotilla

The 3rd U-boat Flotilla (German 3. Unterseebootsflottille), also known as Lohs Flotilla, was the third operational U-boat unit in Nazi Germany's Kriegsmarine.

New!!: German submarine U-246 and 3rd U-boat Flotilla · See more »

5th U-boat Flotilla

The 5th U-boat Flotilla (German 5. Unterseebootsflottille), also known as Emsmann Flotilla, was a U-boat flotilla of Nazi Germany's Kriegsmarine during World War II.

New!!: German submarine U-246 and 5th U-boat Flotilla · See more »

8.8 cm SK C/35 naval gun

The 8.8 cm SK C/35SK - Schnelladekanone (quick loading cannon); C - Construktionsjahr (year of design) was a German naval gun used in World War II.

New!!: German submarine U-246 and 8.8 cm SK C/35 naval gun · See more »

Redirects here:

German submarine U 246, German submarine U246, U 246, U-246, U246, Unterseeboot 246.

References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/German_submarine_U-246

OutgoingIncoming
Hey! We are on Facebook now! »