Italian submarines in World War Two

Italian Commanders

Giovanni Gardella

Born  15 Jul 1913Genoa
Died  12 Aug 1942(29)Killed in action




18 Dec 1951 Medaglia d'argento al valore militare (posthumous)

Career information

ALAGI (G.M. Navigation Officer): from 01.05.1939 to Novemeber 1940+.
ALAGI (G.M. resp.): From 05.03.1942 to 04.04.1942 (refit at Naples).
COBALTO (G.M. officer): from 05.04.1942 to 12.08.1942 (sunk, killed).

Commands listed for Giovanni Gardella

Submarine Type Rank From To
Alagi (AL, N.58)Coastal / Sea goingG.M.5 Mar 19424 Apr 1942

Ships hit by Giovanni Gardella

No ships hit by this Commander.

War patrols listed for Giovanni Gardella

 SubmarineDateTimePortArr. dateArr. timeArr. portMilesDescription
Alagi (AL, N.58)5 Mar 1942Naples4 Apr 1942NaplesRefit.

1 entries. 1 total patrol entries (0 marked as war patrols) and 0 events.

Italian Commanders

Italian Submarines