Livin' On the Right Side of the River From Pags!
Impressive on paper but I doubt the USSR ever had the capability. I had a grad school buddy who is a Soviet Navy expert and he noted that they constantly dragged their feet on Stalin’s ambitions because they simply didn’t have the capacity or technology. Even after the war Soviet plants proved incapable of making cemented armor plates over 9 feet long and they were forced to use inferior face-hardened plates as a substitute for all thicknesses over 8 inches thick - it would have been quite the patch-work ship. The Soviet navy always looked better underwater.The ships would have been impressive…