Skipjack Class Submarine (1911)
From The Dreadnought Project
Two Skipjack class submarines were completed for the U.S. Navy in 1911. On 17 November, 1911, they would be redesignated the "E" class and given names E-1 and E-2, not to be confused with submarines of Britain's "E" class of 1912.
|Overview of 2 vessels|
|Citations for this data available on individual ship pages|
|Skipjack||Fore River Shipbuilding Company||27 May, 1911||14 Feb, 1912||Sold 19 Apr, 1922|
|Sturgeon||Fore River Shipbuilding Company||15 Jun, 1911||14 Feb, 1912||Sold 19 Apr, 1922|
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).
|Skipjack Class Submarine|
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