|Fate:||Lost after a collision with SS Yuta off Wei-Hai-Wei in the Gulf of Korea 9th June 1931.
|09-06-1931:||Sunk in collision|
On 9th June 1931 HMS Poseidon was exercising 20 miles north of her home base of Wei Hai Wei when the steamer Yuta was spotted some distance away. Despite excellent visibility the two vessels collided and the submarine sank within two minutes.
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||1760 tons (surface) / 2040 tons (submerged)|
||Surface 17 to 17.5 knots (design) 17.5 knots (service) / Submerged 9 knots (design) 8.5 knots (service)|
|No. of shafts
||3 blades, 6ft 5in dia|
||6 21-inch bow tubes, 2 21-inch stern tubes (14 torpedoes carried). 1 4-inch gun|
||Surface: 11400 miles at 8 knots (design) 10750 miles at 8 knots (service) / Submerged: 60 miles at 4 knots (design) 8.5 miles at 8.5 knots or 70 miles at 4 knots (service)|
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