Italian submarines in World War Two

Italian Commanders

Mario De Angelis

Born  23 Dec 1905Sorrento (Naples)


  T.V.Tenente di Vascello


14 Jan 1941 Croce di guerra al valore militare
28 Feb 1941 Croce di guerra al valore militare
31 Dec 1942 Medaglia di bronzo al valore militare
4 Apr 1946 Croce di guerra al valore militare

Career information

From 28.03.1940, served at GRUPSOM NAPOLI tir. Com.
H.8 (T.V. C.O.): from 05.08.1940 to 06.02.1941.

Commands listed for Mario De Angelis

Submarine Type Rank From To
H 8 (H8)CoastalT.V.5 Aug 19406 Feb 1941

Ships hit by Mario De Angelis

No ships hit by this Commander.

War patrols listed for Mario De Angelis

 SubmarineDateTimePortArr. dateArr. timeArr. portMilesDescription
H 8 (H8)29 Aug 19400700La Spezia29 Aug 19401149La Spezia30Exercises.

H 8 (H8)7 Sep 19400723La Spezia7 Sep 19401605La Spezia53Exercises.

H 8 (H8)19 Sep 19401055La Spezia19 Sep 19401757La Spezia36Exercises.

H 8 (H8)20 Sep 19401130La Spezia21 Sep 19400152La Spezia59,2Exercises.

H 8 (H8)23 Sep 19401055La Spezia23 Sep 19401749La Spezia28,5Exercises.

H 8 (H8)2 Oct 19400900La Spezia2 Oct 19401335La Spezia32,8Exercises.

H 8 (H8)8 Oct 19400852La Spezia8 Oct 19401043La Spezia10Exercises.

H 8 (H8)10 Oct 19400828La Spezia10 Oct 19401845La Spezia68Exercises.

H 8 (H8)12 Oct 19400800La Spezia12 Oct 19401145La Spezia15Exercises.

H 8 (H8)14 Oct 19401155La Spezia14 Oct 19401712La Spezia22Exercises.

H 8 (H8)30 Oct 19400724La Spezia30 Oct 19401310La Spezia38Exercises.

H 8 (H8)6 Nov 19400800La Spezia6 Nov 19401235La SpeziaExercises.

H 8 (H8)16 Nov 19402150La Spezia16 Nov 19402225La SpeziaExercises.

H 8 (H8)21 Nov 19401220La Spezia21 Nov 19401635La SpeziaExercises.

H 8 (H8)27 Nov 19401030La Spezia28 Nov 19401021CivitavecchiaPassage La Spezia-Brindisi with submarine H.2, but then ordered to Civitavecchia.

H 8 (H8)29 Nov 19401947Civitavecchia30 Nov 19400115CivitavecchiaPassage Civitavecchia-Brindisi with submarine H.2, but turned back because of foul weather.

H 8 (H8)3 Dec 19401700Civitavecchia3 Dec 19402113CivitavecchiaPassage Civitavecchia-Brindisi with the submarine H.2, but again turned back because of foul weather.

H 8 (H8)5 Dec 19402000Civitavecchia6 Dec 19401821CapriPassage Civitavecchia-Brindisi, diverted to Capri because of foul weather.

H 8 (H8)7 Dec 19400805Capri7 Dec 19401057NaplesPassage Capri-Naples.

H 8 (H8)10 Dec 19400830Naples11 Dec 19401005MessinaPassage Naples-Messina. Uneventful.

H 8 (H8)14 Dec 19401018Messina15 Dec 19401040Naples902Passage Messina-Naples. Uneventful.

1.H 8 (H8)22 Dec 19401830Naples23 Dec 19402055Naples174,5Hydrophone watch in northern appoaches of Gulf of Naples. Uneventful.

2.H 8 (H8)6 Jan 19411730Naples7 Jan 19411345Naples113Hydrophone watch in Gulf of Naples in 40°42'N, 13°19'E. Uneventful.

H 8 (H8)28 Jan 19411550Naples30 Jan 19411808Taranto445Passage Naples-Taranto with submarine H.2, she lost contact with the latter due to gyrocompass defects and had to request for a pilot to bring her in.

H 8 (H8)6 Feb 19410850Taranto6 Feb 19411057TarantoExercises escorted by MAS 438.

25 entries. 25 total patrol entries (2 marked as war patrols) and 0 events.

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