Italian submarines in World War Two
|Born||22 Nov 1918||Esile (?)|
Career informationALAGI (Aspirante G.M. officer): from 20.05.1942 to July 1942+.
Promoted G.M. on ?
Promoted S"t.V. on ?
C.B.4 (S.T.V. C.O.): August 1943?-09.09.1943?
Commands listed for Armando Sibille
|CB 4 ()||G.M.||Aug 1943||Sep 1943|
Ships hit by Armando Sibille
|Date||Submarine||Ship hit||Type||GRT||Nat.||Loss type|
|1.||26 Aug 1943||CB 4||SC-203||Submarine||577||Sunk|
War patrols listed for Armando Sibille
|Submarine||Date||Time||Port||Arr. date||Arr. time||Arr. port||Miles||Description|
|1.||CB 4 ()||5 Aug 1943||0500||Sevastopol||7 Aug 1943||1800||Sevastopol||Patrol?|
|2.||CB 4 ()||17 Aug 1943||Sevastopol||18 Aug 1943||Sevastopol||A/S patrol South of Cape Tarkhankutsi to Evpatoria Bay.|
|3.||CB 4 ()||19 Aug 1943||0840?||Sevastopol||22 Aug 1943||Sevastopol||Patrolled between (a) 44°15'N, 34°15'E (b) 44°00'N, 34°15'E (c) 44°30'N, 34°45'E (d) 44°15'N, 34°45'E.|
|4.||CB 4 ()||25 Aug 1943||0500 (s.o.)||Sevastopol||26 Aug 1943||Sevastopol||Patrolled off Cape Tarkhankut, between 45°00'N and 45°30'N, and between 32°30'E and 33°30'E.|
|26 Aug 1943||0114|
(0) 18 miles west of Eupatoria.
|At 0114 hours, a Soviet submarine was sighted and attacked with two torpedoes (450mm) fired at a range of 400 metres. One hit under the conning tower and the submarine sank.|
This was the Soviet submarine SC-203 (Captain 3rd rank Vladimir Innokentyevich Nemchinov). There were no survivors and forty-five victims.
Her wreck was found in 1949. She was probably the submarine which attacked CB 1 on 23 August 1943, as tubes 1 and 4 were found empty.
|5.||CB 4 ()||27 Aug 1943||Sevastopol||29 Aug 1943||Sevastopol||Carried out a patrol?|
|CB 4 ()||9 Sep 1943||Yalta||9 Sep 1943||Yalta||Seized at Yalta.|
6 entries. 6 total patrol entries (5 marked as war patrols) and 1 events.