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by k. hansen
Tue Nov 09, 2010 9:34 pm
Forum: Naval History (1922-1945)
Topic: German tug Arngast, Kristiansand Norway 1945
Replies: 13
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Re: German tug Arngast, Kristiansand Norway 1945

Another nice view
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by k. hansen
Sat Nov 06, 2010 9:00 pm
Forum: Naval History (1922-1945)
Topic: German tug Arngast, Kristiansand Norway 1945
Replies: 13
Views: 7931

Re: German tug Arngast, Kristiansand Norway 1945

Some more history found on a model site. http://www.schiffsmodellbau-nord.de/Bildershop/Marine-%20Schlepper%20Arngast%20-Stuelcken%201940.jpg 1939 by the German Navy at the shipyard HC Stülcken son of Hamburg, a new two-screw ocean-going tug ordered. The ship was christened in 1940 in the name of &q...
by k. hansen
Sat Nov 06, 2010 8:07 pm
Forum: Naval History (1922-1945)
Topic: German tug Arngast, Kristiansand Norway 1945
Replies: 13
Views: 7931

Re: German tug Arngast, Kristiansand Norway 1945

Hi! My dad served on the "Lenamill" around 1947/48 - later renamed "Wotan" and previously "Arngast". He has been asking me for some time to try to find a photograph of the tug but, to date, I have been unsuccessful. I wonder whether anyone can help? It would be much ap...
by k. hansen
Tue Nov 29, 2005 11:52 pm
Forum: Naval History (1922-1945)
Topic: German tug Arngast, Kristiansand Norway 1945
Replies: 13
Views: 7931

It's amazing how fast they answered my e-mail ,I got a reply with photo's the very next day! Thank You again!
by k. hansen
Tue Nov 29, 2005 1:13 am
Forum: Naval History (1922-1945)
Topic: German tug Arngast, Kristiansand Norway 1945
Replies: 13
Views: 7931

Thank You ,I recieved a nice e-mail from Bugsier with these photo's.
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Thank's to all who helped me, and Thank's to Bugsier! My father was really supprised to see the tug again.
by k. hansen
Mon Nov 14, 2005 2:50 am
Forum: Naval History (1922-1945)
Topic: German tug Arngast, Kristiansand Norway 1945
Replies: 13
Views: 7931

Hello,
And thank's for the replies, I sent an e-mail off to Bugsier, they had a link for information, Great Idea! I hope they can help with a photo!
by k. hansen
Thu Nov 03, 2005 9:55 pm
Forum: Naval History (1922-1945)
Topic: German tug Arngast, Kristiansand Norway 1945
Replies: 13
Views: 7931

O.K. here is some information given to me on another web sight ,I'm still hoping for a photo. 1939 ARNGAST, 1947 LENAMILL, 1950 WOTAN Registered: LR50-51:66802 /LR56-57:83266 /LR66-67:539350 (GBR)ON 182028 726 GRT, L57,50m(53,00), B9,50m, D4,41m (187.0'(180.2')x32.2'(31.1')x14.5') - salv. 2 scr, 2x ...
by k. hansen
Wed Sep 14, 2005 3:44 am
Forum: Naval History (1922-1945)
Topic: German tug Arngast, Kristiansand Norway 1945
Replies: 13
Views: 7931

German tug Arngast, Kristiansand Norway 1945

Hello, I am new to the forum, my name is Keith. I would like to find a photo, and some background on the tug Arngast. My father was stationed onboard the tug in 1945, in Kristiansand, Norway. From what I have heard it was a diesel electric tub capable of towing a 10,000 ton ship at 10 knots, at sea,...