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- Blue Water Operations
- Fleet Support
456.9 ft (139.26 m)
Width / Beam:
49.9 ft (15.21 m)
Height / Draught:
19.6 ft (5.97 m)
12 x Yarrow boilers feeding 2 x Parsons geared steam turbines driving power to 4 x Shafts.
26 kts (29 mph)
4,779 nm (5,500 miles; 8,851 km)
8 x 6" (152mm) BL Mk XI main guns
1 x 3" (76mm) Anti-Aircraft (AA) gun
1 x 12-pounder (76mm) 8-cwt field gun
2 x 21" (530mm) torpedo tubes
2 x Depth Charge dispensers
10 x 0.30 caliber machine guns
4 x 3-pounder (47mm) salute guns
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