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Leninec Class Submarine
265' 9" | 24' 7" | 15' 9"
1 x 100mm deck gun
1 x 45mm gun
6 x 21" torpedo tubes
2 x 21" torpedo tubes aftn
18 x sea mines
On October 11, 1942 traveling on the surface roughly 500 miles west of Seattle, the pair was spotted by Japanese submarine I-25 which mistook them for US Navy submarines and fired her single remaining torpedo. L-16 was hit and sank with the loss of the entire crew.
Afterwards, L-15 continues alone. During May 1943 arrives at Greenock, Scotland. After repairs, joins the Northern Fleet.
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