Allied Warships

Submarine tenders

Aegir class

4 ships

The submarine tender USS Anthedon (AS 24) of the US Navy.

Technical information

TypeSubmarine tender
Displacement16500 (full load) BRT 
Length492 feet 
Complement1460 men 
Armament1 5" DP gun
4 3" AA guns (4x1)
4 40mm AA (2x2)
20 20mm AA 
Max speed18.5 knots
EnginesGeared turbine, 1 shaft 
Notes on class 

US Navy US Navy ships of the Aegir class

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USS Aegir (AS 23)
USS Apollo (AS 25)
USS Clytie (AS 26)
USS Anthedon (AS 24)

4 Submarine tenders of the Aegir class.

See all US Navy Submarine tender classes.

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