Allied Warships


Submarine of the ShCh (Scuka) class

NavyThe Soviet Navy
ClassShCh (Scuka) 
Mod5th group (Type X) 
Built byA. Marti (Leningrad, U.S.S.R.) / Yard 194 
Laid down23 Jul 1934 
Launched11 Aug 1935 
Commissioned12 Aug 1936 
End service 

Baltic fleet.

Stricken on 9 August 1955.


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Notable events involving ShCh-318 include:

15 Oct 1944
At 2257 hours, ShCh-318 fires two torpedoes against a German barge about 12 nautical miles north-west of Pappensee. Both torpedoes missed.

29 Oct 1944
At 2227 hours, ShCh-318 attacked a German convoy near Libau and fires three torpedoes against ' what is identified as ' a merchant of 9000 GRT. All torpedoes fired missed their target.

1 Nov 1944
At 0010 hours, ShCh-318 attacked a German convoy with three torpedoes, no hits were obtained in this attack.

4 Feb 1945
At 2200 hours, ShCh-318 attacked a German convoy with three torpedoes and torpedoed and sank the small German tanker Hiddensee (643 GRT) south-west of Libau in position 56°14'N, 20°23'E.

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