Italian submarines in World War Two
Tenente di Vascello
|Born||4 Jun 1911|
Career informationDES GENEYS (S.T.V. First Officer): from 27.11.1939 to November 1940+.
DES GENEYS (S.T.V. resp.): from 28.12.1939 to 23.06.1940 (refit at Fiume).
Promoted T.V. on ?
ATROPO (T.V. First Officer): from 16.02.1942 to June 1942+.
ATROPO (T.V. resp.): from 19.02.1942 to 07.04.1942.
ATROPO (T.V. C.O.): from 07.10.1942 to 30.11.1942.
Listed as Reserve Officer at Betasom (Betasom Nucleo Riserva) from 23.09.1942.
Commands listed for Mario Biagini
|Des Geneys (DN)||Ocean going||S.T.V.||28 Dec 1939||23 Jun 1940|
|Atropo (AT, N.51)||Minelaying||T.V.||19 Feb 1942||7 Apr 1942|
|Atropo (AT, N.51)||Minelaying||T.V.||7 Oct 1942||30 Nov 1942|
Ships hit by Mario BiaginiNo ships hit by this Commander.
War patrols listed for Mario Biagini
|Submarine||Date||Time||Port||Arr. date||Arr. time||Arr. port||Miles||Description|
|Des Geneys (DN)||10 Jun 1940||Fiume||10 Jun 1940||Fiume||Refit at Fiume.|
|Atropo (AT, N.51)||6 Apr 1942||0815||Taranto||6 Apr 1942||1158||Taranto||7,5||Trials.|
|1.||Atropo (AT, N.51)||9 Oct 1942||1130||Taranto||12 Oct 1942||0840||Benghazi||Supply mission to Benghazi with 38.9 tons of stores. Uneventful.|
|2.||Atropo (AT, N.51)||12 Oct 1942||1630||Benghazi||15 Oct 1942||1700||Taranto||1154||Return trip after supply mission. Uneventful (mileage total).|
|3.||Atropo (AT, N.51)||23 Oct 1942||1055||Taranto||26 Oct 1942||1055||Tripoli||Supply mission to Benghazi, but diverted to Tripoli with 50.502 tons of petrol for Italian Army. Document shows it as 23rd patrol. Uneventful.|
|4.||Atropo (AT, N.51)||27 Oct 1942||1350||Tripoli||30 Oct 1942||1530||Taranto||1171||Return trip after supply mission (mileage total).|
|29 Oct 1942||1310||At 1310 houra, an Italian hospital ship was sighted at a distance of 6,000 metres, steering 130°.|
|5.||Atropo (AT, N.51)||10 Nov 1942||1115||Taranto||13 Nov 1942||0800||Tripoli||Supply mission to Benghazi (or Tobruk?), but then diverted to Tripoli (through 36°38'N, 19°46'E) with 45.818 tons of stores and ammunition. Uneventful.|
|6.||Atropo (AT, N.51)||14 Nov 1942||1350||Tripoli||16 Nov 1942||1605||Taranto||1254||Return trip from supply mission. Uneventful. Heard only distant explosions (mileage total).|
8 entries. 8 total patrol entries (6 marked as war patrols) and 1 events.