Military Wiki

Question book-new.svg

This article does not contain any citations or references. Please improve this article by adding a reference. For information about how to add references, see Template:Citation.

United States K-class submarine
Uss K-1 1914.jpg
USS K-1 (SS-32) underway in 1916
Class overview
Builders: Fore River Shipyard
Union Iron Works
Moran Company
Operators:  United States Navy
Preceded by: H-class submarine
Succeeded by: L-class submarine
Completed: 8
Retired: 8
Preserved: 0
General characteristics
Type: Submarine
Displacement: 392 long tons (398 t) surfaced
521 long tons (529 t) submerged
Length: 153 ft 7 in (46.81 m)
Beam: 16 ft 8 in (5.08 m)
Draft: 13 ft 1 in (3.99 m)
Speed: 14 knots (26 km/h; 16 mph) surfaced
10.5 knots (19.4 km/h; 12.1 mph) submerged
Complement: 28 officers and men
Armament: 4 × 18-inch (457 mm) torpedo tubes

The K class submarines were a class of eight submarines of the United States Navy, serving between 1914 and 1923.


See also

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