Friday, 10 March 2017

Strength of the Russian Baltic fleet according to the Dutch magazine Marineblad dated 1935 no. 2


An item reported that the Russian navy was divided over several fleets on different geographical locations. The Baltic fleet consisted of 3-26.000 ton battleships (1) which were modernized between 1926-1928, 1-7.500 ton cruiser-minelayer dating from 1916, 10-1.350 ton destroyers dating from 1914-1916, 6-1.650 ton modernized destroyers, 16 submarines varying between 650-950 ton and several minelayers, minesweepers and auxiliary ships.

1. Of the Gangut-class?