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|Tonnage||2661 tons standard displacement
|Dimensions||256'7" by 36'8" by 14'4"
78.21m by 11.18m by 4.37m
|Maximum speed||12 knots|
11 20mm Oerlikon AA guns
4 machine guns
||2-shaft (1700 hp)
The Zuiderkruis was built in 1924 and converted to a submarine tender ca. 1936. She was stationed at Surabaya when war broke out. Escaping the debacle in the Netherlands East Indies, she was stationed for a time at Addu Atoll and apparently survived the war.
Butler (2002-3-22; accessed 2011-10-2)
DutchSubmarines.com (accessed 2009-12-26)
NetherlandsNavy.nl (accessed 2011-10-2)
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