K TYPE (KATJUSSA) submarine

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K TYPE (KATJUSSA) submarine

Post by aukepalmhof » Wed Jun 30, 2010 9:01 pm

Type K (Katjusa) class submarine.
An ocean going submarine of which 12 boats were built.
Displacement 1,500 surfaced, 2,100 submerged. Dim. 98 x 7.4 x 4.5m.
Powered diesel electric 8,400 surfaced, 2,400 submerged, speed 22.5/15 knots.
Armament 2 – 100mm, 2 – 37mm guns, 10 – 533 torpedo tubes, six bow and 4 stern, carried 23 torpedoes.
Crew 70.

During the war 5 submarines of this class were lost.

Russia 2005 8R sg?, scott?

Source: uboat.net. Submarines of World War Two.
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