Seenotkommando 1

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Seenotkommando 1

Formation and History. (May 42 - Aug 44)

Formed May 1942 at Royan on the Bay of Biscay north or Bordeaux in France by renaming Seenotbezirksstelle Royan. Subordinated to Seenotbereichskdo. I (Brest). Directed sea rescue operations in the Bay of Biscay centred on Royan. Disbanded 19 August 1944.[1]

FpN: (L 28692)

Leiter: (not found)

© H.L. deZeng IV, 2024


  1. AFHRA Maxwell: decimal K113 Karlsruhe Collection, unpublished manuscript “Geschichte d. Seenotdienst 1939-45”; PRO London: AIR 40 Air Ministry intelligence documents, A.I.3.(E) intelligence study “Organisation of the Air/Sea Rescue Service in the G.A.F.” dated 31.1.1944 with later supplements; PRO London: AIR 40 Air Ministry intelligence documents; D.Jung/B.Wenzel/A.Abendroth-Die Schiffe und Boote der deutschen Seeflieger 1912-1976:193; F.Kurowski-Seekrieg aus der Luft: Die deutsche Seeluftwaffe im Zweiten Weltkrieg:177; J-L.Roba/C.Crãciunoiu-Seaplanes Over the Black Sea: German-Romanian Operations 1941-1944; N.Kannapin-Feldpostübersicht.

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