Ship ClassM-class Minesweeper
Builder NameOderWerke
Yard Number788
Ordered22 Nov 1935
Laid Down31 Aug 1936
Launched16 Oct 1937
Commissioned10 Jan 1939
Sunk18 Jun 1940


ww2dbaseGerman minesweeper M5 was completed in Jan 1939. She was lost off Norway in Jun 1940.

Last Major Revision: Jun 2019

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M5 Operational Timeline

17 Jan 1941 Harry Hopkins, while at a private dinner party with Scottish officials at the North British Railway Hotel in Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom, pledged American support for Britain.

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