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MINE WARFARE SHIPS

UDARNIK minesweepers (1917-1918)

Udarnik 1917

Udarnik 1941

Name No Builder Laid down Launched Comp Fate
Ударник <Udarnik>, 7/1941- №53 <No53>, 9/1941- №57 <No57>   Putilov Yd, Petrograd // Ahlstrom, Helsingfors 2/1916 5/8/1916 7/1917 sunk 2/10/1942
Защитник <Zashchitnik>   Putilov Yd, Petrograd // Ahlstrom, Helsingfors 2/1916 5/8/1916 7/1917 captured by Finland 4/1918 (T2 Vilpula)
Клюз <Kliuz>, 7/1941- №54 <No54>, 9/1941- №56 <No56>   Russo-Baltic Wks, Reval // Ahlstrom, Helsingfors 1/1916 1916 12/1917 sunk 25/11/1941
Фортрал <Fortral>   Russo-Baltic Wks, Reval // Ahlstrom, Helsingfors 1/1916 1916 1/1918 captured by Finland 4/1918 (T1 Rautu)

 

 

Displacement normal, t

190

Displacement full, t

220

Length, m

43.6

Breadth, m

6.10

Draught, m

1.70

No of shafts

2

Machinery

VTE, 2 Yarrow boilers

Power, h. p.

400

Max speed, kts

11

Fuel, t

oil 18

Endurance, nm(kts) 1100(5)

Armament

1 x 1 - 75/48 Canet, 1 x 1 - 47/40 Hotchkiss AA, 2 x 1 - 7.6/94, sweeps

Complement

35

Ship project history: Built in Revel and Petrograd, completed in Helsingfors. In total 22 ships were ordered (10 for Putilov Yd, 8 to Metal Wks, 4 for Russo-Baltic Wks), but only 4 were completed.

Modernizations: 1937, Udarnik, Kliuz: - 1 x 1 - 75/48, 1 x 1 - 47/40; + 1 x 1 - 76/28 8K, 1 x 1 - 45/43 21K, 36 mines

Naval service: Zashchitnik and Fortral in 1918 were captured by Finnish troops and completed by Finnish Navy. T-56 25/11/1941 was lost on a mine off Hanko peninsula (Gulf of Finland). T-57 2/9/1942 was lost on a mine at Seskar (Gulf of Finland).

Udarnik

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