A Russian naval intelligence ship was evacuated and sank off the coast of Turkey after colliding with a vessel carrying livestock, according to Turkish officials, in a dense fog. Matthew Larotonda reports.
Istanbul: A Russian naval intelligence ship sank off Turkey’s Black Sea coast after colliding with a vessel carrying livestock on Thursday and all 78 personnel on board were evacuated, Turkey’s coastal safety authority said. The ship, identified as the ‘Liman’, collided...
Ian Lancaster Fleming (1908-1964), at home in his study. He was an author, journalist, and naval intelligence officer. Educated at Eton, Sandhurst, and the universities of Munich and Geneva, Fleming moved through several jobs before he started writing. In the Naval Intelligence Division during WWII, he was involved in planning Operation Goldeneye, 30 Assault Unit and T-Force. His wartime service and career as a journalist provided the background and detail of the James Bond/007 novels.
1 1940 Naval Intelligence monitors Gunther Prien The Anti-Submarine Warfare Branch of Naval Intelligence monitored the patrols of individual U-boats. The October 1940 report shows the known sinkings by U-47 commanded by Kapitanleutnant Prien during his 28 day September patrol. - See more at: http://ww2today.com