home

fighting ships of the world

KAISERLICHE MARINE (GERMANY)

TORPEDO SHIPS

V67 large torpedo boats (1915-1916)

V67 1917

Name Yard No Builder Laid down Launched Comp Fate
V67 11 Vulcan, Hamburg 1914 3/8/1915 11/1915 scuttled 2/11/1918
V68 12 Vulcan, Hamburg 1914 24/8/1915 12/1915 sunk 8/8/1918
V69 376 Vulcan, Stettin 1914 18/8/1915 1/1916 scuttled 2/11/1918
V70 13 Vulcan, Hamburg 1914 14/10/1915 1/1916 interned 11/1918, scuttled 21/6/1919
V71 377 Vulcan, Stettin 1914 1/9/1915 3/1916 interned 1918, to United Kingdom 5/1920
V72 378 Vulcan, Stettin 1914 30/12/1915 3/1916 sunk 11/11/1916
V73 379 Vulcan, Stettin 1914 24/9/1915 2/1916 interned 11/1918, beached 21/6/1919, to USA 10/1920
V74 380 Vulcan, Stettin 1914 29/10/1915 3/1916 scuttled 3/10/1918
V75 14 Vulcan, Hamburg 1914 15/1/1916 4/1916 sunk 10/11/1916
V76 15 Vulcan, Hamburg 1914 27/2/1916 6/1916 sunk 11/11/1916
V77 16 Vulcan, Hamburg 1914 28/2/1916 5/1916 scuttled 2/11/1918
V78 381 Vulcan, Stettin 1914 19/2/1916 5/1916 interned 11/1918, scuttled 21/6/1919
V79 17 Vulcan, Hamburg 1915 18/4/1916 7/1916 to France 6/1920 (Pierre Durand)
V80 382 Vulcan, Stettin 1915 28/4/1916 7/1916 interned 11/1918, beached 21/6/1919, to Japan 10/1920
V81 383 Vulcan, Stettin 1915 27/5/1916 7/1916 interned 11/1918, beached 21/6/1919, to United Kingdom 10/1920
V82 384 Vulcan, Stettin 1915 5/7/1916 8/1916 interned 11/1918, beached 21/6/1919, to United Kingdom 10/1920
V83 385 Vulcan, Stettin 1915 10/6/1916 10/1916 interned 11/1918, scuttled 21/6/1919
V84 18 Vulcan, Hamburg 1915 17/8/1916 11/1916 sunk 26/5/1917

  

Displacement normal, t

924

Displacement full, t

1188

Length, m

82.0 oa 81.0 wl

Breadth, m

8.32

Draught, m

3.90

No of shafts

2

Machinery

V67 - 82: AEG-Vulcan steam turbines, 3 Marine boilers

V83, 84: AEG-Vulcan steam turbines with torque converters, 3 Marine boilers

Power, h. p.

23500

Max speed, kts

34

Fuel, t

oil 306 - 308

Endurance, nm(kts)

2050(17)

Armament

V67 - 81: 3 x 1 - 88/42 TK L/45 C/14, 2 x 2 - 500 TT, 2 x 1 - 500 TT (8), 24 mines

V82 - 84: 3 x 1 - 105/42 Utof L/45 C/16 or TK L/45 C/16, 2 x 2 - 500 TT, 2 x 1 - 500 TT (8), 24 mines

Complement

85

Ship project history: Mobilization destroyers, saw active wartime service.

Modernizations: 1916, V67-71, 73, 74, 77-81: - 3 x 1 - 88/42; + 3 x 1 - 105/42 Utof L/45 C/16 or TK L/45 C/16

Naval service: V68 (8/8/1918 at Flanders coast), V72 (11/11/1916 in the Gulf of Finland), V75 (10/11/1916 in the Gulf of Finland), V76 (11/11/1916 in the Gulf of Finland) and V84 (26/5/1917 in the North Sea) were lost on mines; V67 (2/11/1918 Terneuzen-Canal), V69 (2/11/1918 at Gent), V74 (3/10/1918 at Brügge) and V77 (2/11/1918 Terneuzen-Canal) were scuttled after the German retreat from Belgium; V70, V73, V78, V81-83 were interned at Scapa and scrapped after their salvage; V79 became a French war reparation and served under the name Pierre Durand until 1933; V80 became a Japanese war reparation but was scrapped in England in 1922.

V67 1917

Ivan Gogin, 2014