1939 to 10 February 1945
men and officers
Other: Troop Ships
The troop ship SS General von Steuben is commissioned.
The troop ship SS General von Steuben is used in Operation
Hannibal to transport German soldiers and civilians from East
Prussia to western Germany.
9 February 1945
The troop ship SS General von Steuben is loaded with 4,267
German soilders and refugees.
10 February 1945
The troop ship SS General von Steuben is sunk by Russian submarine
S-13, Only 300 survivors were saved by torpedo boat T-196
German Warships, 1815-1945: Major Surface Vessels.
German Warships, 1815-1945: U-boats and Mine Warfare Vessels.
German warships of the Second World War.
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