Military Wiki
Advertisement
Dupuy de Lôme-class submarine
Class overview
Name: Dupuy de Lôme
Operators:  French Navy
Preceded by: Diane class
Succeeded by: Joëssel class
Built: 1913–16
In service: 1916–35
Completed: 2
Scrapped: 2
General characteristics (as built)
Type: Submarine
Displacement:
  • 853 t (840 long tons) (surfaced)
  • 1,291 t (1,271 long tons) (submerged)
Length: 75 m (246 ft 1 in) (o/a)
Beam: 6.39 m (21 ft 0 in) (deep)
Draft: 3.6 m (11 ft 10 in)
Installed power:
  • 2 × 1,700 PS (1,300 kW; 1,700 hp); 2 Du Temple boilers
  • 2 × 820 PS (600 kW; 810 hp) electric motors
Propulsion: 2 shafts; 2 triple-expansion steam engines
Speed:
  • 18 knots (33 km/h; 21 mph) (surfaced)
  • 10.9 knots (20.2 km/h; 12.5 mph) (submerged)
Range:
  • 2,350 nmi (4,350 km; 2,700 mi) at 10 knots (19 km/h; 12 mph) (surfaced)
  • 120 nmi (220 km; 140 mi) at 5 knots (9.3 km/h; 5.8 mph) (submerged)
  • Test depth: 50 m (164 ft 1 in)
    Complement: 41 crew
    Armament:
    • 2 × external bow 450 mm (17.7 in) torpedo tubes
    • 2 × external stern 450 mm torpedo tubes
    • 4 × single 450 mm rotating torpedo launchers
    • 1 × single 47 mm (1.9 in) deck gun

    The Dupuy de Lôme class was a group of two submarines built for the French Navy during World War I.

    Ships

    Notes

    Bibliography

    • Couhat, Jean Labayle (1974). French Warships of World War I. London: Ian Allen. ISBN 0-7110-0445-5. 
    • Gardiner, Robert & Gray, Randal (1985). Conway's All The World's Fighting Ships 1906–1921. London: Conway Maritime Press. ISBN 0-85177-245-5. 
    • Garier, Gérard (2002) (in French). A l'épreuve de la Grande Guerre. L'odyssée technique et humaine du sous-marin en France. 3–2. Bourg-en-Bresse, France: Marines édition. ISBN 2-909675-81-5. 
    • Garier, Gérard (2000) (in French). Des Clorinde (1912-1916) aux Diane (1912–1917). L'odyssée technique et humaine du sous-marin en France. 3-1. Bourg-en-Bresse, France: Marines édition. ISBN 2-909675-54-8. 
    • Roche, Jean-Michel (2005). "Classement par types". Dictionnaire des bâtiments de la flotte de guerre française de Colbert à nos jours 2, 1870 - 2006. Toulon: Roche. ISBN 978-2-9525917-0-6. OCLC 165892922. 

    External links



    This page uses Creative Commons Licensed content from Wikipedia (view authors).
    Advertisement