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Soviet WWII Cruisers

Kirov class cruisers had armor 50-150mm.

Heavy cruisers of USSR
Name Type Displacement Engines power, hp Speed, knots Main Artillery Crew Note
Kirov project 26 9436 113500 35 3x3 180mm 872 Baltic Sea. Bombing operation in Winter War. Partecipated in Tallinn evacuation (flagship). Defense of Leningrad (damaged in 1942). Bombing operation during Vyborg offensive.
Voroshilov project 26 9436 122500 35 3x3 180mm 872 Black Sea. Raid of Costanta (1941) Bombing operation at Odessa (1941), Fedosiya and Kerch (1942). Damaged by mine in November 1942, back to service in January 1943. Bombing operation at Malaya Zemlya (1943).
Maxim Gorkyi project 26-bis 9728 129750 35 3x3 180mm 963 Baltic Sea. Damaged by mine in 1941. Defense of Leningrad. Bombing operation during Vyborg offensive.
Molotov project 26-bis 9728 129750 35 3x3 180mm 963 Black Sea. Bombing operation at Fedosyia (1941 and 1942). Transport and evacuation missions to Sevastopol. Action of 2 August 1942 (damaged). Repaired on 1943 but no other actions.
Kaganovich project 26-bis 10040 126900 35 3x3 180mm 812 Pacific Fleet. Uncomplete in 1941. Commissioned on 6 December 1944. Inactive in 1945.
Kalinin project 26-bis 10040 126900 35 3x3 180mm 823 Pacific Fleet. Uncomplete in 1941. Commissioned on 31 December 1942. Planned transfer to Northern Fleet but then canceled. Inactive in 1945.
Kruiser Risteilija Krydser Krstarica Kruvazor, Kriznik Crucisator Tau tuan duong
Soviet cruiser "Molotov" with nine 180-mm B-1-P guns in three MK-3-180 turrets, Black sea.
Kruiser, Risteilija, Krydser, Krstarica, Kruvazor, Kriznik, Crucisator, Tau tuan duong

WWII light cruiser of type 26bis Maksim Gorky, foto
Soviet cruiser of project 26-bis Maxim Gorkiy, Baltic sea
Russian warship 26 type. szovjet cirkalo, photo RKKF
Soviet cruiser "Kirov" of 26 type, WW2 photo.

RKKF sovietsky kriznik
Soviet cruiser "Moltov" of 26-bis type

Black sea fleet cruiser with nine 180-mm B-1-P guns in three MK-3-180 turrets
Russian "Voroshilov" cruiser of project 26. Black sea fleet of Red navy.
Sowjet-Kreuzer foto szovjet cirkalo, sovietsky kriznik
USSR ww2 Sowjet Kreuzer image
Main turrets of Kirov cruiser

Black sea fleet cruiser the turret with 100mm/47 OTO universal guns  wartime picture
Russian "Red Crimea" cruiser. The turret with 100mm/47 OTO universal guns. Soviet Black sea fleet.
Cannone da 100/47 Minisini.



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