1st Submarine Flotilla (Sweden)

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1st Submarine Flotilla
Första ubåtsflottiljen vapen.svg
Coat of arms of the 1st Submarine Flotilla
Active 1904–
Country Sweden
Allegiance Swedish Armed Forces
Branch Swedish Navy
Type Submarine
Size Flotilla
March Fladdrande Fanor (V. Widqvist)
Website www.forsvarsmakten.se/1ubflj

The 1st Submarine Flotilla (Swedish: Första ubåtsflottiljen or 1.ubflj) is a unit of the Swedish Navy which has operated in various forms since 1904. Its headquarters is in Karlskrona, Blekinge. There are five submarines in the flotilla, three of Gotland class and two of Södermanland class.


  • 1994–1997: Captain Bertil Björkman
  • 1997–2000: Captain Curt Lundgren
  • 2000–2003: Captain Bo Rask
  • 2004–2007: Captain Anders Järn
  • 2007-2008: Captain Gunnar Wieslander
  • 2009–2010: Captain Jonas Haggren
  • 2010–2013: Captain Fredrik Norrby
  • 2013–present: Captain Jens Nykvist

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