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|Item 104841 |
H.M.S./M. OTWAY SUBMARINE, Odin Old Real Photo Postcard
Vintage Real Photograph Postcard. Shipping. Military Vessel. H.M.S./M. OTWAY, SUBMARINE. / HMS Otway was an Odin class submarine of the Royal Australian Navy (RAN) and Royal Navy (RN). It was laid down by Vickers Limited of Barrow-in-Furness in England in March 1925. She was launched on 7 September 1926, and commissioned into the RAN on 15 June 1927.
Otway was paid off into Reserve on 10 May 1930, before the submarine was transferred to the RN on 9 April 1931 and commissioned as HMS Otway on 10 April 1931. It was scrapped in 1945.
|Item 71894 |
Captured 2-Man Japanese Suicide SUBMARINE 1941 Postcard
WW2 Military Vintage Old Picture Postcard. Second World War, Captured Two-Man Japanese Suicide Submarine. Japan. Flags. Military Vessel. Street Scene. Crowd. / The two-man Japanese submarine was captured off Oahu Island on December 8, 1941. This suicide craft is 81 feet long by 6 feet in diameter and weighs approximately 17 tons without the electric motor which was removed to lighten it. The only means of entrance and exit to submarine is through a 16-inch hatch at the top of the conning tower. In addition to the two 18-foot torpedoes which were carried in the forward end, the submarine had a demolition charge of TNT sufficient to blow up two entire city blocks. Published by GPO 16-33406-1 WSS 787