Italian submarines in World War Two

Italian Commanders

Luca Goretti de Flamini

Born  3 Dec 1907?
Died   1986(78)Rome


  C.C.Capitano di Corvetta


16 Oct 1941 Croce di guerra al valore militare
20 Apr 1944 Croce di guerra al valore militare
12 Apr 1946 Medaglia di bronzo al valore militare

Career information

TEMBIEN (C.C. C.O.): from 29.12.1939 to 25.07.1940.

Commands listed for Luca Goretti de Flamini

Submarine Type Rank From To
Tembien (TE)Coastal / Sea goingC.C.29 Dec 193925 Jul 1940

Ships hit by Luca Goretti de Flamini

No ships hit by this Commander.

War patrols listed for Luca Goretti de Flamini

 SubmarineDateTimePortArr. dateArr. timeArr. portMilesDescription
Tembien (TE)11 May 19400945Leros13 May 19401800Messina65Exercises.

Tembien (TE)19 Jun 19401005Messina19 Jun 19401945Messina65Exercises.

Tembien (TE)21 Jun 19400800Messina21 Jun 19401545Messina60Exercises.

1.Tembien (TE)25 Jun 19401935Messina6 Jul 19401750Messina883Patrolled west of Malta in 36°00'N, 13°30'E.
  29 Jun 19402130
(0) About 30 miles NW of Malta.
At 2130 hours, a fire started in the battery but was quickly extinguished. The battery had been damaged and Tembien proceeded to Linosa to make temporary repairs on the lee side of the island and managed to resume her patrol.

2.Tembien (TE)12 Jul 19401940Messina14 Jul 19401540Messina328Patrolled west of Malta, patrolled interrupted because of defects. C.C. de Flamini was severely reprimanded for this interruption, which could have been repaired.

Tembien (TE)20 Jul 19401300Messina20 Jul 19402035Messina56,5Exercises.

6 entries. 6 total patrol entries (2 marked as war patrols) and 1 events.

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