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NAVY OF SENEGAL (SENEGAL)

COASTAL FORCES

SÉNÉGAL submarine chaser (1943/1961)

Sénégal 1965

Name No Yard No Builder Laid down Launched Comp Fate
Sénégal (ex-Ch699, ex-Ch62, ex-SC1344)     Rice Bros, E. Boothbay, USA 11/1942 27/3/1943 8/1943 // 7/1961 discarded 1974

 

Displacement standard, t

110

Displacement full, t

138

Length, m

32.8 wl 33.8 oa

Breadth, m

5.18

Draught, m

1.88 full load

No of shafts

2

Machinery

2 diesels

Power, h. p.

1000

Max speed, kts

16

Fuel, t

diesel oil 18
Endurance, nm(kts) 1500 (12)

Armament

1 x 1 - 40/60 Mk 3, 3 x 1 - 20/70 Mk 10, 2 x 4 - 178 Mousetrap Mk 20 ASWRL, 2 DCT, 2 DCR (34)

Electronic equipment

SF or SO or SU or SCR-517A or SW-1C radar, QC sonar

Complement 27

Ship project history: Former USN 110ft wooden-hulled submarine chaser, transferred in 1943 to France and in 1961 from France to Senegal.

Modernizations: None.

Naval service: No significant events.

Ivan Gogin, 2016