Requin Class

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Requin Class French Submarines.  Photographs and history of the French submarines of the Requin Class of the 1920's including Requin, Souffleur, Marsouin. Dauphin, Narval, Morse, Phoque, Espadon and Caiman.

Displacement: 947 tons, and 1441 tons when submerged.  Speed  15 knots on the surface and 9 Knots submerged.    Crew 51  Armament: One  3.9 inch  gun,  and Two 8mm Machine Guns   and Ten 21.7 inch Torpedo Tubes

Requin 19th July 1924 Scuttled 9th September 1943
Souffleur 1st October 1924 Torpedoed 25th June 1941
Marsouin 27th December 1924 Broken Up February 1946
Dauphin 2nd April 1925 Scuttled 15th September 1943
Narval 9th May 1925 Mined 15th December 1940
Morse 11th September 1925 Mined 16th June 1940
Phoque 16th March 1926 Sunk 28th February 1943
Espadon 28th May 1926 Scuttled 13th September 1943
Caiman 3rd March 1927 11th March 1944
Requin

Requin.

A reproduction of this original photo / photo-postcard size 10" x 7" approx available.  Order photograph here  ? Walker Archive. Order Code PFS058

Souffleur

Souffleur.

A reproduction of this original photo / photo-postcard size 10" x 7" approx available.  Order photograph here  ? Walker Archive. Order Code PFS087

Marsouin

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Marsouin.

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Dauphin

Dauphin, 1929

A reproduction of this original photo / photo-postcard size 10" x 7" approx available.  Order photograph here  ? Walker Archive. Order Code PFS059

Dauphin.

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