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KAISERLICHE MARINE / KRIEGSMARINE (GERMANY)

ESCORTS

MAX KOCHEN patrols (1917-1918)

Name No Yard No Builder Laid down Launched Comp Fate
Max Kochen   270 Wichhorst, Hamburg   15/3/1917 5/1917 sold 11/1918
Hamburg 5/1941- V1608 271 Wichhorst, Hamburg   13/9/1917 11/1917 sold 5/1919, patrol 5/1941, sunk 14/9/1944
Dr. Hellfrich, 10/1939- Crefeld 1941- JK02, 10/1943- Vs802 272 Wichhorst, Hamburg   6/12/1917 3/1918 completed as TS, sold 3/1919, patrol 10/1939, surrendered 5/1945, sold
Von Jonquieres   273 Wichhorst, Hamburg   20/4/1918 5/1918 foundered 20/9/1918
Prinz Sigismund   274 Wichhorst, Hamburg   --- --- BU incomplete or completed mercantile

 

Displacement standard, t

 

Displacement full, t

495

Length, m

36.4

Breadth, m

7.26

Draught, m

3.11

No of shafts

1

Machinery

VTE, 1 boiler

Power, h. p.

400

Max speed, kts

11

Fuel, t

coal 170

Endurance, nm(kts) 5100(11)

Armament

1 x 1 - 88/27 SK L/30 C/89 or 88/32 SK L/35 C/01 or 88/27 TK L/30 C/08

Complement 24 - 31

Ship project history: Fishery trawlers, purchased by Navy during building and commissioned as auxiliary patrols.

Modernizations: None.

Naval service: Von Jonquieres capsized during a storm 20/9/1918 off Helgoland.

    V1608 Hamburg was sunk by Allied aircraft 14/9/1944 off Kristiansand.

 

Ivan Gogin, 2008-14