|Ship Class||H-class Battleship|
|Planned Builder||Deutsche Werke Kiel|
|Planned Yard Number||264|
|Planned Slip/Drydock Number||III|
|Ordered||25 May 1939|
|Projected Keel Laying||1 Oct 1940|
|Projected Launch||1 Oct 1942|
|Projected Completion||1 Apr 1944|
Contributor: Al Griffis
This article refers to a planned ship that was not actually built.
ww2dbaseBattleship K, ordered in May 1939, was one of the six H-class battleships according to the German Navy Plan Z. She was originally projected to be completed in Apr 1944, though the work never started on this ship.
Last Major Revision: Jul 2023
K Operational Timeline
|2 May 1939||The construction order of battleships K was issued to Deutsche Werke Kiel, battleship L to Kriegsmarinewerft, battleship M to Blohm und Voss, and battleship N to Deschimag. Due to war demands, none of these keels would be laid down.|
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