|Displacement||890 / 1080 BRT|
|Armament||1 4" gun 4 21" torpedo tubes (bow) 2 18" torpedo tubes (stern)|
|Max speed||17.5 / 10.5 knots (surfaced/submerged)|
|Engines||Diesel / Electric, 2 shafts|
|Power||2400 / 1600 HP (surfaced/submerged)|
|Notes on class||Mainly used for training during the Second World War. In 1943/1944 they were sent to Canada for to be used in A/S warfare training.|
Royal Navy ships of the L class
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|HMS L 23 (N 23)|
|HMS L 26 (N 26)|
|HMS L 27 (N 27)|
Full wartime service history on this vessel.
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Left for dead
Books dealing with this subject include:
Abandon Ship!, Newcomb, Richard F., 2000