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fighting ships of the world

FINNISH NAVY (FINLAND)

CONVERTED MERCHANT VESSELS

auxiliary patrols of WWII

100 - 1000 BRT

Tursas (1933 ,360, 1 - 75/48, 1939 - 1945, 1947-1975 in Coast Guard), Uisko (1933, 219, 1 - 75/48, 1939 - 16/9/1943), Aura I (, 550, 1939 - 1945), Aura II (1884, 134, 1 - 75/48, 1939 - 13/1/1940), Suursaari (, 219, 1939 - 1945), Turku (, 224, 1939 - 1945)

Ship project history: Former small vessels converted to patrols. Data for Tursas in 1970: 400t, 40.0x7.2x4.3m, 1diesel, 620hp, 12kts, 1x1-76/50, 1x1-40/60, 2x1-20/70

Modernizations: None.

Naval service: No significant events.

Tursas 1968

 

Ivan Gogin, 2009-16