O 19 class
|Displacement||1145 / 1561 BRT|
|Armament||1 3.5" gun 2 40mm (2x1) 1 12.7mm MG 8 21" torpedo tubes (4 bow, 2 stern, 2 external amidships) 14 torpedoes 40 mines|
|Max speed||19.5 / 9 knots (surfaced/submerged)|
|Engines||Diesels / Electric, 2 shafts|
|Power||5300 / 1000 HP (surfaced/submerged)|
|Notes on class||This was the first submarine class in the world equipped with a "snort" (Schnorchel).
Submarines of this class that have detailed patrol info added are shown in bold in the list below.
All ships of the O 19 class
|HNMS O 19 (N 54)||Lost on 10 Jul 1945|
|HNMS O 20||Lost on 19 Dec 1941|
Full wartime service history on this vessel.
See all Submarine classes.
Tin Can Sailor
Calhoun, C. Raymond
Books dealing with this subject include:
Baltic Assignment, Wilson, Michael, 1985