Allied Warships


Submarine of the M (Malyutka) class

NavyThe Soviet Navy
ClassM (Malyutka) 
Mod3rd group (Type XII) 
Built bySudomekh (Leningrad, U.S.S.R.) / Yard 196 
Laid down29 May 1937 
Launched12 Oct 1937 
Commissioned29 Sep 1938 
Lost10 Jan 1942 
Loss position70° 09'N, 32° 50'E

Northern Fleet.

M-175 was torpedoed and sunk by the German submarine U-584 in the Barents Sea north of the Rybachiy peninsula in position 70.09N, 32.50E.


Hit by U-boat
Sunk on 10 Jan 1942 by U-584 (Deecke).

U-boat AttackSee our U-boat attack entry for the USSR M-175

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Notable events involving M-175 include:

8 Oct 1941
M-175 fires a torpedo against ' what is identified as ' a merchant of 5000 tons of the Varangerfjord. The torpedo misses its target.

Media links

U-Boat Attack Logs

Daniel Morgan and Bruce Taylor
(£ 38.25)

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