List of ship launches in 1938

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The list of ship launches in 1938 includes a chronological list of some ships launched in 1938.

Country Builder Location Ship Class Notes
22 August  Germany Prinz Eugen Modified Admiral Hipper-class cruiser
13 March  United States New York Shipbuilding Corporation Camden, New Jersey Phoenix Brooklyn-class cruiser
15 April  United States Newport News Shipbuilding & Dry Dock Company Newport News, Virginia St. Louis St. Louis-class cruiser
7 July  Norway Royal Norwegian Navy Shipyard Horten Gyller Sleipner-class destroyer
17 July  United Kingdom Smiths Dock Company South Bank-on-Tees, Middlesbrough Bembridge First in UK Motor Cruising Pilot Cutter for Trinity House London, now in Szczecin Poland.[1]
27 July  United Kingdom Swan Hunter & Wigham Richardson Wallsend, England Dominion Monarch Cargo liner For Shaw, Savill & Albion Line
28 July  United Kingdom Cammell Laird Birkenhead, England Mauretania Ocean liner For Cunard Line
27 September  United Kingdom John Brown & Company Clydebank, Scotland Queen Elizabeth Ocean liner For Cunard Line
October  Germany Deutsche Schiff- und Maschinenbau AG Bremen Neidenfels Cargo liner For Deutsche Dampfschiffahrts-Gesellschaft "Hansa"
8 December  Germany Graf Zeppelin Graf Zeppelin-class aircraft carrier
Date uncertain  Germany Lübecker Maschinenbau Gesellschaft Lübeck Adler Cargo liner For Argo Reederei Richard Adler & Co
Date uncertain  Germany Danziger Werft AG Danzig Amrum Coastal tanker For Kriegsmarine
Date uncertain  Germany Schulte & Bruns Emden Coburg Fishing trawler For H. Bischoff & Co
Date uncertain  Germany Flensburger Schiffbau-Gesellschaft Flensburg Haga Cargo ship For Mathies Reederei
Date uncertain  Germany Schiffbau-Gesellschaft Unterweser AG, Wesermünde Luna Passenger ship For Dampfschiffahrts Gesellschaft Neptun AG (Neptun Line).
Date uncertain  Germany Studen und Reederei GmbH Beidenfleth Sachsen sealer For Studen und Reederei GmbH.
Date uncertain  Germany H. C. Stulcken Hamburg Sperber Light seaplane tender For Luftwaffe use
Date uncertain  Germany Deutsche Schiff- und Maschinenbau AG Bremen Süderau Cargo ship For Bugsier Reederei und Bergungs AG

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "History of THPV Bembridge by Andrew Adams and others". Magemar Polska. Retrieved 3 June 2010. 
Ship events in 1938
Ship launches: 1933 1934 1935 1936 1937 1938 1939 1940 1941 1942 1943
Ship commissionings: 1933 1934 1935 1936 1937 1938 1939 1940 1941 1942 1943
Ship decommissionings: 1933 1934 1935 1936 1937 1938 1939 1940 1941 1942 1943
Shipwrecks: 1933 1934 1935 1936 1937 1938 1939 1940 1941 1942 1943