Ship ClassM-class Minesweeper
Builder NameNordseewerke Emden
Yard Number679
Sunk25 Sep 1944


ww2dbaseGerman minesweeper M471 was completed in Apr 1943. She was sunk in Sep 1944.

Last Major Revision: Jun 2019

M471 Operational Timeline

4 Nov 1943 M459 was lightly damaged by Soviet ground attack aircraft in the Gulf of Finland.

Did you enjoy this article? Please consider supporting us on Patreon. Even $1 per month will go a long way! Thank you.

Share this article with your friends:


Stay updated with WW2DB:

 RSS Feeds

Posting Your Comments on this Topic

Your Name
Your Email
 Your email will not be published
Comment Type
Your Comments
Security Code


Note: We hope that visitor conversations at WW2DB will be constructive and thought-provoking. Please refrain from using strong language. HTML tags are not allowed. Your IP address will be tracked even if you remain anonymous. WW2DB site administrators reserve the right to moderate, censor, and/or remove any comment. All comment submissions will become the property of WW2DB.

Search WW2DB & Partner Sites

Famous WW2 Quote
"All that silly talk about the advance of science and such leaves me cold. Give me peace and a retarded science."

Thomas Dodd, late 1945