Seal Class Submarine (1911)
From The Dreadnought Project
Four Seal (or "G") class submarines were completed for the U.S. Navy between 1912 and 1915. They were the last gasoline-powered American submarines and varied considerably in their details.
|Overview of 4 vessels|
|Citations for this data available on individual ship pages|
|Seal||Newport News Shipbuilding and Dry Dock Company||2 Feb, 1909||8 Feb, 1911||28 Oct, 1912||Expended 21 Jul, 1921|
|Thrasher||William Cramp & Sons||9 Jul, 1910||15 Aug, 1912||22 Jan, 1914||Sold 15 Apr, 1920|
|Tuna||Lake Torpedo Boat||20 Oct, 1909||10 Jan, 1912||1 Dec, 1913||Foundered 30 Jul, 1919|
|Turbot||Lake Torpedo Boat||27 Dec, 1913||22 Mar, 1915||Sold 19 Apr, 1922|
Design and Construction
- Estimates Submitted to the Secretary of the Navy, Volume II, 1916. p. 1553.
- 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).
|Seal Class Submarine|
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