by Gareth Collins

Formed in the Marinewaffenhauptamt (MWa), to which it was subordinate, on 20 November 1939 and was the principal office in OKM for Economics of the Kriegsmarine. On 01 November 1942 the office was expanded and re-designated Amt Rüstung und Wehrwirtschaft Kriegsmarine.

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Vizeadmiral Kurt von dem Borne (20 Nov 1939-31 Oct 1942)

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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