All Cruiser minelayer classes
The list is divided by navy, then ordered by commissioned date of each class (oldest first).
|Abdiel (6)||1941 - 1944|
1 ship classes.
Please note that we list the classes by navies that initiated/owned the class. Often vessels of certain classes were then built for other nations (or lent), those ships are not visible here but only through the navies pages or by looking into each class.
War losses: Cruiser minelayers
|25 Oct 1941||HMS Latona (M 76)||Abdiel|
|1 Feb 1943||HMS Welshman (M 84)||Abdiel|
|10 Sep 1943||HMS Abdiel (M 39)||Abdiel|
3 Minelayers lost. See all Allied Warship losses.
Kriegsmarine U-boats 1939-45 Vol 2
Books dealing with this subject include:
Hitler's Forgotten Flotillas, Lawrence Paterson, 2017