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SWEDISH NAVY (SWEDEN)

SUBMARINES

HAJEN submarines (1920)

Hajen 1940

Name No Yard No Builder Laid down Launched Comp Fate
Hajen H, Hj 124 Kockums, Malmö 1917 8/11/1917 5/1920 stricken 3/1943
Sälen S, Sä 125 Kockums, Malmö 1917 31/1/1918 6/1920 stricken 7/1942
Valrossen V, Wa 126 Kockums, Malmö 1917 16/4/1918 8/1920 stricken 3/1943

 

Displacement standard, t

392 /

Displacement normal, t

422 / 600

Length, m

54.0

Breadth, m

5.20

Draught, m

3.50

No of shafts

2

Machinery

2 6cyl diesels / 2 electric motors

Power, h. p.

2000 / 700

Max speed, kn

15.5 / 9

Fuel, t

diesel oil

Endurance, nm(kts) 3300(10) / 54(6)

Armament

1 x 1 - 75/49 K/50 M12, 4 - 450 TT (bow, 8)

Complement

30

Diving depth operational, m 30?

Ship project history: Increased version of Svärdfisken, Kockums design based on Weser AG drawings.

Modernizations: early 1930s, all: - 1 x 1 - 75/49; + 1 x 1 - 57/50 K/55 M89B.

Naval service: No significant events.

Hajen 1924

Many thanks to Wolfgang Stöhr for additional information on this page.

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