HMS Tarpoon


The British submarine HMS Tarpoon was built at Scotts Shipbuilding & Engineering Company in Greenock and launched in October 1939. In April 1940 she were ordered to sail to the North Sea and Norway, but was never heard from again. The wrek was found in October 2016 outside the harbor in Thybor√łen in Denmark on a depth of approx 40 meter.

Former names:
HMS Tarpoon
N 17
275,0 x 26,6 x16,3 f
Tons: Built: Home Port:
1090 displ ( surfaced )
Greenock ( UK ) 1939
Rosyth ( UK )

Picture: British T class submarine
Wikipedia, Public domain

Last updated: March 2019