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Diary April 16, 1940

U-1 was launched as the first new U-boat of the German Kriegsmarine on June 15, 1935.
Diary for Tuesday, April 16, 1940:

Sea War

German U-boat U-1 sunk by British submarine Porpoise, off Stavanger.


Norwegian White Paper on German invasion: listing 13 demands made by German Minister in Oslo (April 9), several hours after commencement of German invasion.

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