by Gareth Collins

Formed on 15 March 1943 in Bordeaux in the Aquitaine Region of France (Gascony). It was formed as Marinebordflakabteilung Bordeaux and was renamed the Marinebordflakabteilung 10 on 03 October 1943. The Abteilung was subordinate to the Kriegsmarinedienststelle Bordeaux and was responsible for the protection of military transports and private merchant shipping. It was dissolved in September 1944.


Kapitänleutnant der Reserve Dr. Heinz Kunick (15 Mar 1943-00 Sep 1944)

Sources used

Research by Gareth Collins
Erich Gröner - Die Schiffe der deutschen Kriegsmarine und ihr Verbleib 1939-1945, J.F. Lehmanns Verlag, München (1976)
Hans H. Hildebrand - Die organisatorische Entwicklung der Marine nebst Stellenbesetzung 1848 bis 1945, Biblio-Verlag, Osnabrück (2000)
Hans H. Hildebrand & Ernest Henriot – Deutschlands Admirale 1849-1945, Biblio Verlag, Osnabrück (1989)
Hans H. Hildebrand, Albert Röhr & Hans-Otto Steinmetz – Die Deutschen Kriegsschiffe, Koehlers Verlagsgesellschaft mbH, Hamburg (1980)
Walter Lohmann & Hans H. Hildebrand – Die Deutsche Kriegsmarine, Verlag Hans-Henning Podzun, Bad Nauheim (1956)

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