"V" Class Submarine (1914)
The four "V" Class Submarines, coastal submarines built by Vickers and quite similar to Scotts Shipbuilding and Engineering Company's "S" class, entered service in 1915-16 and were taken out of service very shortly after the end of the war.
|Overview of 4 vessels|
|Citations for this data available on individual ship pages|
|V 1||Vickers||23 Jul, 1914||May, 1915||Sold Nov, 1921|
|V 2||Vickers||17 Feb, 1915||Nov, 1915||Sold Nov, 1921|
|V 3||Vickers||1 Apr, 1915||Jan, 1916||Sold Oct, 1920|
|V 4||Vickers||25 Nov, 1915||Mar, 1915||Sold Oct, 1920|
- two 18-in tubes forward, four torpedoes
- one 12-pdr
- Annual Report of the Torpedo School, 1913. p. 46.
- Gray, Randal (editor) (1985). Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1906–1921. London: Conway Maritime Press. (on Amazon.com and Amazon.co.uk).
|"V" Class Submarine|
|V 1||V 2||V 3||V 4|
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