Allied Warships

S-5

Submarine of the S (Stalinec) class

NavyThe Soviet Navy
TypeSubmarine
ClassS (Stalinec) 
Pennant 
Mod2nd group (Type IX-modified) 
Built byBaltiyskiy Zavod (Leningrad, U.S.S.R.) / Yard 189 
Ordered 
Laid down28 Dec 1935 
Launched16 May 1937 
Commissioned30 Oct 1939 
Lost28 Aug 1941 
Loss position59° 48'N, 25° 32'E

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History

Baltic fleet

Hit a mine and sunk some 33 nautical miles north-east of Tallinn, Estonia in position 59°48N, 25°32E at 2011 hours on 28 August 1941. S-5 left Reval bound for Kronstadt. Only 9 crewmen survived.

 

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