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SOVIET NAVY (USSR)

COASTAL FORCES

KM-4 type motor launches (1938-1949)

SK-16 1945

Names

Navy boats: 16 <No16>, 12/1944- -16 <SK-16>; 26 <No26>, 12/1944- -26 <SK-26>; 31 <No31>, 11/1944- KT-609; 32 <No32>, 12/1944- -32 <SK-32>; 58 <No58>, 1/1945- -58 <SK-58>; 68 <No68>, 1/1945- -68 <SK-68>, 6/1945- KT-406; 78 <No78>, 1/1945- -78 <SK-78>, 6/1945- KT-407; 88 <No88>, 1/1945- -88 <SK-88>, 6/1945- KT-408; 93 <No93>, 10/1944- KT-93; 94 <No94>, 12/1944- -94 <SK-94>; 95 <No95>, 10/1944- KT-95; 98 <No98>, 10/1944- KT-98; 98 <No98>, 1/1945- -98 <SK-98>, 6/1945- KT-409; 99 <No99>, 10/1944- KT-99; 102 <No102>, 11/1944- KT-102; 107 <No107>, 10/1944- KT-119; 108 <No108>, 1/1945- -108 <SK-108>, 6/1945- KT-410; 110 <No110>, 11/1944- KT-110; 112 <No112>, 10/1944- KT-112; -211 - 214 <OV-211 - 214>, 9/1944- -211 - 214 <SK-211 - 214>; -311 - 316 <OV-311 - 316>, 9/1944- -311 - 316 <SK-311 - 316>

Board Guard boats, transferred to Navy: K-186, 12/1941- 0208 <No0208>, 5/1944- -208 <SK-208>; K-187, 12/1941- 0218 <No0218>; K-191, 12/1941- 0198 <No0198>, 5/1944- -198 <SK-198>; K-211, 12/1941- 0107 <No0107>, 5/1944- -107 <SK-107>; K-227, 12/1941- 0184 <No0184>, 12/1941- 097 <No097>, 5/1944- -97 <SK-97>; K-235, 12/1941- 0164 <No0164>; K-319, 9/1941- -31 <I-31>, 10/1944- KT-847; K-320, 9/1941- -43 <I-43>, 11/1944- KT-43; K-321, 9/1941- -44 <I-44>, 11/1944- KT-44; K-322, 9/1941- -45 <I-45>, 10/1944- KT-848; K-323, 9/1941- -46 <I-46>; K-324, 9/1941- -47 <I-47>, 10/1944- KT-849; K-388, 9/1941- 607 <No607>, 5/1944- -607 <SK-607>; K-389, 9/1941- 608 <No608>, 5/1944- -608 <SK-608>

Board Guard boats: K-213, 214

Builders

many small yards

Commissioned

1938: K-388, 389

1939: K-186, 187, 191, 211, 227, 235

1940: K-319 - 324

1941: No16, 31, 32, 94, 95, 102, 107, 110, 112

1942: OV-211 - 214, No26, 58, 68, 78, 88, 93, 98(i), 98(ii), 99, 108

1943: OV-311 - 316

1949: K-213, 214

Losses

No0218 (1942), No0164 (2/1943)

Transfers

none

Discarding

1944: I-46

late 1940s: all survived

 

Displacement standard, t

 

Displacement full, t

12

Length, m

19.3

Breadth, m

3.40

Draught, m

0.80

No of shafts

2

Machinery

petrol engines

Power, h. p.

126

Max speed, kts

10

Fuel, t

petrol

Endurance, nm(kts) 220(8)

Armament

1 x 1 - 7.6/94

Complement

10

 

Ship project history: Further development of KM-2 with twin-shaft machinery. In days of war they were used as minesweeping, patrol and smoke curtain launches.

Modernizations: 1941, I-31, 47: + sweeps.

1942, I-43 - 45, No31, 93, 95, 98, 99, 102, 107, 110, 112: + sweeps

1945, KT-406 - 410: + sweeps

Naval service: No significant events.

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Ivan Gogin, 2009-14