Specifications for the
Country of Origin: France
Initial Year of Service: 1937
Operators: Free French; Vichy French; France
Length: 589ft (179.53m)
Beam: 57ft (17.37m)
Draught: 17.5ft (5.33m)
Machinery: 4 x indirect boilers producing 84,000 shaft horsepower to 2 x Parsons single reduction geared turbines powering 2 x screws.
Surface Speed: 31kts (36mph)
Range: 6,329miles (10,186km)
9 x 6" /54.3 caliber (152mm) main guns in 3x3 mounts.
8 x 3.5" /90mm dual-purpose cannons in 4x2 mounts.
24 x 40mm Bofors anti-aircraft cannnons in 6x4 mounts.
4 x 21/7" (550mm) torpedo tubes in 2x2 mounts
4 x GL-832 floatplane aircraft
2 x Loire 130 flying boats
Ship Class: La Galissonnierre-class
Ships-in-Class: La Galissonniere; Montcalm; Georges Leygues; Jean de Vienne; Marseillaise; Gloire