Submarine of the S class
|Navy||The Soviet Navy|
|Built by||Chatham Dockyard (Chatham, U.K.)|
|Ordered||1 Mar 1935|
|Laid down||22 Jul 1935|
|Launched||30 Sep 1936|
|Commissioned||26 Jun 1944|
|Lost||27 Jul 1944|
Transferred to Soviet Navy on 10 April 1944, commissioned on 26 June 1944 as B-1.
Bombed in error by a RAF Coastal Command Liberator off Norway, during passage from Dundee to Murmansk on 27 July 1944. B-1 (Capt. 2nd Class Fisanovic) was not in her assigned area and she was diving when the aircraft came in sight instead of staying on the surface and firing recognition signals as instructed. All crew including the British liaison staff were lost.
|Former name||HMS Sunfish|
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