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SMS Konigsberg (1915)

Light Cruiser Warship

SMS Konigsberg (1915)

Light Cruiser Warship

OVERVIEW
SPECIFICATIONS
SHIPS-IN-CLASS
ARMAMENT
HISTORY
MEDIA
OVERVIEW



SMS Konigsberg was ceded to France after World War 1 and served with the French Navy as the Metz until 1933.
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ORIGIN: Imperial Germany
YEAR: 1915
SHIP CLASS: Konigsberg-class
SHIPS-IN-CLASS (4): SMS Konigsberg; SMS Karlsruhe; SMS Emden; SMS Nurnberg
OPERATORS: Imperial Germany; France
SPECIFICATIONS



Unless otherwise noted the presented statistics below pertain to the base SMS Konigsberg (1915) design. Common measurements, and their respective conversions, are shown when possible.
CREW: 475
LENGTH: 497 feet (151.49 meters)
BEAM: 47 feet (14.33 meters)
DRAUGHT: 19.5 feet (5.94 meters)
DISPLACEMENT (SURFACE): 6,500 tons
PROPULSION: Boilers with steam turbines developing 31,000 horsepower to 2 x shafts.
SPEED (SURFACE): 27.5 knots (32 miles-per-hour)
RANGE: 4,849 nautical miles (5,580 miles; 8,980 kilometers)
ARMAMENT



8 x 150mm SK L/45 main guns
3 x 88mm SK L/45 Anti-Aircraft (AA) guns
4 x 500mm (20") torpedo tubes
AIR WING



None.




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