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SMS Mainz

Light Cruiser Warship

SMS Mainz

Light Cruiser Warship

OVERVIEW
SPECIFICATIONS
SHIPS-IN-CLASS
ARMAMENT
HISTORY
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OVERVIEW



SMS Mainz was sunk during the Battle of Heligoland Bight on August 28th, 1914 concerning World War 1.
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ORIGIN: Imperial Germany
YEAR: 1909
SHIP CLASS: Kolberg-class
SHIPS-IN-CLASS (4): SMS Kolberg; SMS Coln; SMS Mainz; SMS Augsburg
OPERATORS: Imperial Germany
SPECIFICATIONS



Unless otherwise noted the presented statistics below pertain to the base SMS Mainz design. Common measurements, and their respective conversions, are shown when possible.
CREW: 367
LENGTH: 428 feet (130.45 meters)
BEAM: 46 feet (14.02 meters)
DRAUGHT: 18.2 feet (5.55 meters)
DISPLACEMENT (SURFACE): 5,420 tons
PROPULSION: 15 x Boilers with 2 x AEG-Curtiss steam turbines developing 19,000 horsepower to 2 x Shafts.
SPEED (SURFACE): 25 knots (29 miles-per-hour)
RANGE: 3,650 nautical miles (4,200 miles; 6,759 kilometers)
ARMAMENT



12 x 105mm (4.1") main guns
4 x 52mm (2") guns
3 x 450mm (18") torpedo tubes
AIR WING



None.




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