Danubius International Conferences, 9th International Conference The Danube - Axis of European Identity

Military Operations of the Romanian Fleet in the Danube Delta and the Black Sea in the Summer of 1944

Stefan Gheorghe
Last modified: 2019-09-23


The differences between the Romanian and Soviet naval commandments would appear soon, even in the issue of the military collaboration with the aim of ensuring the seacoast against the danger represented by the German ships. The imperative requests for the admission of the war and auxiliary fleets would be received by the Romanian Commandment of the Romanian Naval Forces, namely by the Rear Admiral Horia Măcelariu, on August 29th, at a time when “the Romanian forces had already begun fighting against the German forces”.