by Gareth Collins

Formed on 15 October 1939 from the Amt Kriegsschiffbau (K) and was responsible for the planning & rebuilding of the Kriegsmarine. On 01 November 1944 the office was downsized and renamed Amt Kriegsschiffbau (K).

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Admiral Werner Fuchs (15 Oct 1939-31 Oct 1944)
Vizeadmiral Friedrich Ruge (01 Nov 1944-31 Oct 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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