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REGIA MARINA (ITALY)

CONVERTED MERCHANT VESSELS

auxiliary patrol vessels of WWI

100 - 1000 t

G1, 6/1922- Berenice (1912, 425, 2 - 76/40, 1/1917 - 5/1929); G2 (1913, 329, 1/1917 - 9/1919); G3, 3/1920- Maggiore Toselli (1912, 370, 1/1917 - 15/9/1930); G4 (1911, 410, 1/1917 - 29/10/1918); G5 (1912, 368, 1 - 76/40, 1/1917 - 7/1919); G6 (1911, 370, 1/1917 - 12/8/1918); G7 (1911, 370, 1/1917 - 7/1919), G8 (1911, 440, 2 - 76/40, 1/1917 - 11/1921); G9 (1912, 356, 1 - 76/40, 1/1917 - 3/1920); G10 (1911, 380, 1 - 76/40, 1/1917 - 7/1921); G11 (1909, 320, 1/1917 - 9/1919); G12 (1907, 280, 1 - 76/40, 1/1917 - 8/1919); G13, 1/1922- Cirene (1912, 500, 2 - 76/40, 1/1917 - 11/6/1941); G14 (1913, 490, 2 - 76/40, 1/1917 - 6/1919); G15, 10/1923- Porto Corsini (1912, 380, 2 - 76/40, 1/1917 - 8/4/1941); G16, 10/1923- Rimini (1912, 420, 2 - 76/40, 2/1917 - 9/9/1943); G17 (1911, 380, 2 - 76/40, 2/1917 - 1/1921); G18 (1913, 335, 2 - 76/40, 2/1917 - 3/1920); G19 (1913, 450, 2 - 76/40, 2/1917 - 4/1919); G20 (1909, 382, 2 - 76/40, 2/1917 - 3/3/1917); G21 (1912, 440, 2 - 76/40, 2/1917 - 1/1923); G22 (1912, 440, 2 - 76/40, 2/1917 - 5/1921); G23, 6/1921- Alula (1912, 430, 1 - 76/40, 2/1917 - 9/9/1943); G24, 7/1921- Mario Blanco (1911, 385, 2 - 76/40, 2/1917 - 1928); G25 (1911, 460, 2 - 76/40, 2/1917 - 6/1919); G26 (1911, 402, 2 - 76/40, 2/1917 - 11/1921); G27 (1911, 500, 2 - 76/40, 2/1917 - 5/1921); G28 (1911, 400, 2 - 76/40, 2/1917 - 11/1921); G29 (1911, 420, 2 - 76/40, 2/1917 - 10/1922); G30 (1911, 394, 2 - 76/40, 2/1917 - 3/1920); G31, 10/1923- Gallipoli (1911, 400, 2 - 76/40, 2/1917 - 9/9/1943); G32 (1911, 425, 2 - 76/40, 2/1917 - 7/2/1918); G33 (1911, 410, 2 - 76/40, 3/1917 - 3/1923); G34 (1911, 370, 2 - 76/40, 3/1917 - 7/1921); G35 (1911, 425, 2 - 76/40, 3/1917 - 9/1919); G36, 10/1923- Otranto (1911, 385, 2 - 76/40, 3/1917 - 9/9/1943); G37, 10/1923- Augusta (1911, 390, 2 - 76/30, 3/1917 - 7/1932); G38 (1909, 452, 2 - 76/40, 4/1917 - 6/1920); G39 (1911, 450, 2 - 76/40, 4/1917 - 4/1919); G40 (1912, 395, 2 - 76/40, 4/1917 - 11/1921); G41 (1911, 388, 2 - 76/40, 4/1917 - 1/1920); G42 (1911, 380, 2 - 76/40, 4/1917 - 6/1919); G43 (1911, 355, 2 - 76/40, 4/1917 - 5/1919); G44 (1910, 396, 2 - 76/40, 4/1917 - 8/1921); G45 (1912, 431, 2 - 76/40, 4/1917 - 11/1919); G46 (1912, 416, 2 - 76/40, 4/1917 - 1/7/1917); G47 (1911, 465, 2 - 76/40, 4/1917 - 8/1923); Alessandro (,, 1916 - 1919); Alfredo Cappellini 1o (,, 1916 - 16/11/1917); Aliseo (, 215, 4/1916 - 5/1920); America 2a (1909, 107, 1916 - 9/1919); Anatra (, 140, 6/1916 - 9/1919); Aventino (1902, 360, 5/1915 - 1919); Baia (1913, 181, 1916 - 12/1919); Baiardo, 8/1918- Valoroso (1913, 420, 2 - 76/40, 7/1915 - 5/6/1941); Balena, 5/1933- Palmaria (1911, 286, 1 - 76/40, 3/1917 - 9/9/1943); Basiluzzo (1915, 110, 7/1916 - 1/1949); Bengasi II (,, 1916 - 4/1919); Bufera (,, 1 - 76/40, 7/1916 - 7/1920); Burrasca (1912, 280, 1 - 76/40, 8/1916 - 1938); Candiano (1900, 615, 1916 - 12/1918), Capodoglio (,, 2/1917 - 4/1920); Cerboli (,, 2/1916 - 2/1919); Ciclone (, 170, 10/1917 - 1/1920); Cicogna (,, 8/1916 - 1/1920); Costa Azzurra (,, 1916 - 12/1919); Cuma (,, 4/1918 - 5/1921); Favignana (1898, 170, 4/1916 - 4/1920); Filicudi (, 257, 3/1916 - 2/4/1917); Flutto (,, 1 - 76/40, 8/1916 - 1/1920); Folaga (,, 8/1916 - 4/1920); Fortunale (,, 8/1916 - 11/1919); Friuli (,, 1916 - 7/1919); Gaeta (1916, 250, 1 - 76/40, 3/1917 - 10/1951); Gaiola (1887, 347, 1916 - 12/1918); Iberia (,, 1916 - 1919); Lampedusa (1915, 166, 1 - 76/40; 6/1915 - 6/1951); Lampedusa II (,, 1916 - 1/1919); Lavezzi (1912, 168, 4/1916 - 11/1921); Leopardo, 1/1917 - Voragine (,, 1- 76/40, 9/1916 - 3/1920); Levanzo (1906, 350, 2 - 76/40, 2/1916 - 1919); Lido (1908, 279, 1 - 76/40, 1917 - 1920, 1941 - 9/9/1943); Lilibeo (1915, 124, 8/1916 - 10/1958); Liscabianca (,, 12/1916 - 9/1919); Liscanera (1916, 222, 1 - 76/40, 8/1916 - 11/9/1943, 1945 - 10/1963); Mestrale (1912, 200, 4/1916 - 4/1920); Marmarica (, 310, 1 - 76/40, 7/1916 - 5/1921); Maroso (1896, 225, 8/1916 - 2/1920); Meloria (, 159, 3/1916 - 10/8/1916); Monsone (1905, 180, 7/1915 - 25/2/1916); Monsone (,, 4/1916 - 5/1920); Montecristo (1876, 429, 3/1916 - 4/1920); Nembo (1905, 360, 2 - 76/40, 7/1915 - 1919, 1940 - 30/10/1943); Ogliastra (1892,, 3/1916 - 2/1920); Onda (1902, 150, 1 - 76/40, 8/1916 - 12/1919); Palatino (1907, 262, 1915 - 23/11/1915); Panaria (1904, 355, 2 - 76/40, 1916 - 1/1923); Pantera, 1/1917- Vortice (,, 1 - 76/40, 9/1916 - 4/1920); Pelago (1914, 322, 2 - 76/40, 1916 - 10/1922); Peloro (,, 8/1916 - 17/11/1918); Piombino (1915, 220, 1 - 76/40; 8/1916 - 1919); Ponente (,, 5/1916 - 30/7/1916); Porto d`Anzio (1914, 166, 1 - 76/40, 10/1914 - 9/9/1943); Porto Ercole (1914, 140, 1 - 76/40, 8/1916 - 8/1921); Portofino (1915, 270, 1 - 76/40, 7/1916 - 27/4/1946); Principessa Mafalda (1903, 459, 1916 - 12/1918); Procella (,, 10/1916 - 1/1921); Quirinale (1907, 248, 1917 - 10/1919); Ravenna 2a (1883, 402, 1916 - 2/1919); Razzoli (,, 4/1916 - 4/1920); Regina Elena 2a (1903, 459, 1 - 76/40, 1916 - 1/1919); Salina (,, 1916 - 9/1919); San Francesco, 3/1918- Selinunte (,, 5/1916 - 6/1920); Scirocco (,, 6/1916 - 10/1919); Scolta (1913, 424, 2 - 76/40, 7/1915 - 3/1929); Serpentara (,, 2/1916 - 5/1920); Sirena (,, 11/1917 - 2/1920); Spartivento (,, 5/1916 - 4/1920); Stella (,, 1916 - 1919); Stromboli (,, 2/1916 - 12/1919); Talamone (1916, 190, 1 - 76/40, 2/1918 - 5/1946); Tempesta (1883, 161, 10/1916 - 11/1921); Terracina (1916, 230, 1 - 76/40, 3/1917 - 22/7/1943); Tifone (,, 10/1916 - 1/1920); Tigre, 1/1917- Vigilante (1906, 316, 1 - 76/40, 9/1916 - 11/1932); Tramontana (1888, 285, 6/1916 - 11/1919); Tuono (,, 7/1915 - 1/1920); Uragano (,, 10/1916 - 10/1919); Vortice (,, 9/1916 - 4/1920); Zannone (,, 1916 - 4/1920); Zelina (1899, 153, 1916 - 12/1918)

Ship project history: Former merchant vessels converted to patrols. Many of them served as minesweepers in days of WWI. Vessels survived till WWII all were used as minesweepers.

Modernizations: None.

Naval service: No significant events.

 

 

Ivan Gogin, 2009-14