Allied Warships

S-9

Submarine of the S (Stalinec) class

NavyThe Soviet Navy
TypeSubmarine
ClassS (Stalinec) 
Pennant 
Built byKrasnoye Sormovo (Gorkiy, U.S.S.R) / Yard 112 
Ordered 
Laid down20 Jun 1937 
Launched20 Apr 1938 
Commissioned31 Oct 1940 
LostAug 1943 
History

Baltic fleet.

Listed as missing in August 1943. Possibly struck a mine near Lavensaari or in Narvski bay. 45 (all hands) lost. The body of a crewmember was found on 4 September on the shore of Seskar island.

 

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Notable events involving S-9 include:


27 Sep 1942
S-9 torpedoed and damaged the German tanker Mittelmeer (6370 BRT) some 10 nautical miles west of Vasa, Finland in position 63°06'N, 21°18'E.

28 Sep 1942
S-9 damaged the German merchant H?rnum (1467 BRT) with gunfire near Poti, Finland.


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