Saturday, 8 July 2017

Dutch naval commission visiting Italy according to the Dutch newspaper De Sumaytra Post dated 8 March 1940

An item dated Rome, Italy 6th reported that the Dutch naval delegation headed by admiral Vos departed Naples where they visited the torpedo plants towards the Italian naval base Gaeta. (1)

1. Aart Vos (9-3-1882 Nijenrode, Netherlands-3 September 1975 The Hague, Netherlands), left the navy in the rank of vice admiral on 1 January 1953, chief department equipment 1933-1940.