U Boat type VllC

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john sefton
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U Boat type VllC

Post by john sefton » Thu Dec 05, 2013 7:49 pm

A ship of 225ft.long, 761 tons, A speed of 17 knots
Weapons 4 2lin Torpedos. Tubes, 1 after torpedo tube, 1 88mm.ships gun.
The Type Vll was one of the most important designs in the history of the submarine. A total of 709 were built.
Of this type VII the liner Athenia, 13,581 tons was sunk. Also the Carriers Courageous and Ark Royal and Battleships Barham and Royal Oak.

T Broadley. Bhutan SG?
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