Specifications for the
USS Minneapolis (CA-36)
Country of Origin: United States
Initial Year of Service: 1934
Operators: United States
Length: 574ft (174.96m)
Beam: 61.8ft (18.84m)
Draught: 19.4ft (5.91m)
Machinery: 4 x Westinghouse geared turbines; 8 x Babcock and Wilcox boilers delivering 107,000 shaft horsepower to 4 x shafts.
Surface Speed: 32.7kts (38mph)
Range: 0miles (0km)
9 x 8-inch (200mm)/55 cal main guns in three triple-mounts on three turrets.
8 x 5-inch (130mm)/25 cal anti-aircraft guns
8 x 0.50 caliber (12.7mm) anti-aircraft heavy machine guns.
Air Arm: 4 x Floatplanes
Ship Class: New Orleans-class
Ships-in-Class: USS New Orleans (CA-32); USS Astoria (CA-34); USS Minneapolis (CA-35); USS Tuscaloosa (CA-37); USS San Francisco (CA-38); USS Quincy (CA-39); USS Vincennes (CA-44)