Friday, 16 February 2018

Romanian and Soviet warships sighted at Galata and Braila, Romania according to a CIA report dated 20 May 1952

An item reported that in mid March 1956 the Soviet M1 and M2 naval craft armed with 3 guns probably 15cm/5.9” and a Romania 3-funnelled destroyer were sighted at Galati, Romania. At Braila, Romania were a seagoing minesweeper the DB 12, 3 seagoing minesweepers under construction and two unarmed monitors sighted.

The report was published on, document number CIA-RDP82-00457R012100130008-9