by Gareth Collins

Formed on 01 June 1943 in Genoa-Nervi in the Liguria Region of Italy. It was formed from a section of the Marinebordflakabteilung Süd as the 1. Marinebordflakabteilung Süd and renamed Marinebordflakabteilung 20 on 03 October 1943. It was subordinate to the Deutscher Seetransportchef Italien until it was dissolved in November 1944.

Kommandeur

Korvettenkapitän der Reserve Fritz Hoch (01 Jun 1943-00 Nov 1943)

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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