Ship ClassH-class Battleship
Planned BuilderDeutsche Schiff- und Maschinenbau AG
Planned Slip/Drydock NumberNew
Ordered25 May 1939
Projected Keel Laying1 Jun 1941
Projected Launch1 Jun 1943
Projected Completion1 Aug 1945


This article refers to a planned ship that was not actually built.

ww2dbaseBattleship N, 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 Aug 1945, though the work never started on this ship.

Last Major Revision: Dec 2023

N 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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