Submarine of the ShCh (Scuka) class
|Navy||The Soviet Navy|
|Mod||5th group (Type X)|
|Built by||Krasnoye Sormovo (Gorkiy, U.S.S.R) / Yard 112|
|Laid down||8 Jan 1936|
|Commissioned||6 Dec 1937|
Northern fleet > Pacific fleet.
ShCh-423 left the Northern fleet in early August 1940 to join the Pacific fleet through the Northern route. Assisted by icebreakers she arrived in the far east in mid-October. Renamed ShCh-139 on 17 April 1942. On 26 April 1945 ShCh-139 sank following an explosion on board. On 7 May the submarine was raised and later repaired.
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Notable events involving ShCh-423 include:
17 Apr 1942
Renamed from SC-423 (former SC-315) (1)
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