Carp Class Submarine (1911)
From The Dreadnought Project
Four Carp class submarines were completed for the U.S. Navy in 1912-13. On 17 November, 1911, they would be redesignated the "F" class and given names F-1 through F-4, not to be confused with submarines of Britain's "F" class of 1915.
|Overview of 4 vessels|
|Citations for this data available on individual ship pages|
|Carp||Union Iron Works||6 Sep, 1911||19 Jun, 1912||Collision 17 Dec, 1917|
|Barracuda||Union Iron Works||19 Mar, 1912||25 Jun, 1912||Sold 17 Aug, 1922|
|Pickerel||Moran Brothers Shipyard||6 Jan, 1912||5 Aug, 1912||Sold 17 Aug, 1922|
|Skate||Moran Brothers Shipyard||6 Jan, 1912||3 May, 1913||Foundered 25 Mar, 1915|
Design and Construction
- It is uncertain if they were ever called such.
- Estimates Submitted to the Secretary of the Navy, Volume II, 1916. p. 1553.
- Gray, Randal (editor) (1985). Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1906–1921. London: Conway Maritime Press. (on Amazon.com and Amazon.co.uk).
|Carp Class Submarine|
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