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HMS Canada (1913)

Super-Dreadnought Battleship

HMS Canada began her service life with the British Royal Navy in World War 1 and was then sold to the Chilean Navy in 1920.
Authored By: Staff Writer | Edited: 12/17/2016
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Year: 1915
Ships-in-Class: 2
Named Ships: HMS Canada (Almirante Latorre); HMS Eagle (Almirante Cochran)
Complement: 1176
Length: 661 ft (201.47 m)
Width: 92 ft (28.04 m)
Height: 29 ft (8.84 m)
Displacement (Surface): 32,120 tons
Propulsion: 21 x Yarrow boilers with low pressure Parsons steam turbines and high pressure Brown-Curtis steam turbines generating 37,000 shaft horsepower.
Speed (Surface): 23 kts (26 mph)
Range: 4,402 nm (5,066 miles; 8,153 km)
Operators: United Kingdom; Chile (Almirante Latorre)


10 x BL 14-inch (356mm) /45 caliber main guns
12 x 6-inch (152mm) guns
2 x 3-inch (76mm) anti-aircraft guns
4 x 3-pdr guns
4 x 21" (533mm) torpedo tubes

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