Sunday, 11 February 2018

Bulgarian destroyer Georg Dimitrov still not returned from the Soviet Union according to a Cia report dated 29 May 1951

An item reported that the destroyer Georg Dimitrov did not return from Russia in mid December 1950. She went to Russia with a class of students from the Naval School embarked.(1)

1. Laid down at the 20061 Kommunar Yard, Nikolayev, Russia as a Project 30K destroyer on 20 November 1939, launched on 25 December 1940, completed in 1949-1950, training ship since September 1960 and stricken in 1963.

The report was published on, document number CIA-RDP82-00457R007600470023-6