×
Home Intro People Events Equipment Places Maps Books Photos Videos Other Reference FAQ About
     

World War II Database


Hermann Köhl

CountryGermany
Ship ClassHans Albrecht Wedel-class Seaplane Tender
Hull NumberK63
BuilderF. Schichau Königsburg
Yard Number1527
Laid Down19 Mar 1942
Displacement1,215 tons standard; 1,375 tons full
Length275 feet
Beam35 feet
Draft12 feet
MachineryFour 12-cyl MAN diesel engines, two shafts
Bunkerage120t fuel oil, 20t aviation fuel
Power Output8,800 SHP
Speed22 knots
Range4,100nm at 16 knots
Crew66
Armament?x2cm Flak 38 anti-aircraft guns
Aircraft3
Aircraft Crane1

Contributor:

ww2dbaseHermann Köhl was the third of the Hans Albrecht Wedel-class seaplane tenders. She was laid down by the F. Schichau yard in Königsburg, Germany, but she was never completed before the project was cancelled in 1944.

Last Major Revision: Feb 2020

Seaplane Tender Hermann Köhl (K63) Interactive Map

Hermann Köhl Operational Timeline

19 Mar 1942 The keel of seaplane tender Hermann Köhl was laid down by the F. Schichau yard in Königsburg, Germany.




Did you enjoy this article or find this article helpful? If so, please consider supporting us on Patreon. Even $1 per month will go a long way! Thank you.

Share this article with your friends:

 Facebook
 Reddit
 Twitter

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 Your email will not be published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
 

 

Notes:

1. 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.

2. For inquiries about military records for members of the World War II armed forces, please see our FAQ.

Change View
Desktop View

Search WW2DB & Partner Sites
News

Random Photograph

Mannheim in ruins, early 1945


Famous WW2 Quote
"With Germany arming at breakneck speed, England lost in a pacifist dream, France corrupt and torn by dissension, America remote and indifferent... do you not tremble for your children?"

Winston Churchill, 1935


Support Us

Please consider supporting us on Patreon. Even $1 a month will go a long way. Thank you!

Or, please support us by purchasing some WW2DB merchandise at TeeSpring, Thank you!