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Z38 destroyer (1943 / 1945)

Z38 1945

Name No Yard No Builder Laid down Launched Comp Fate
Z38, 1947 Nonsuch (ex-Z38) D107   Germaniawerft, Kiel // Deschimag, Bremen, Germany 1940 5/8/1941 3/1943 // 9/1945 BU 11/1949

 

Displacement standard, t

2603

Displacement full, t

3597

Length, m

121.9 wl 127.0 oa

Breadth, m

12.0

Draught, m

4.00

No of shafts

2

Machinery

2 sets Wagner geared steam turbines, 6 Wagner boilers

Power, h. p.

70000

Max speed, kn

38.5

Fuel, t

oil 825

Armament

1 x 2 - 150/48 SK C/36, 3 x 1 - 150/48 SK C/36, 1 x 2 - 37/69 FlaK M42, 2 x 4 - 20/65 C/38, 2 x 1 - 20/65 C/38, 2 x 4 - 533 TT, 4 DCT, 60 mines

Sensors

FuMo 21 radar, S-Gerät sonar

Complement

321

Project history: German destroyer of 1936A (Mob) type ordered by Mobilization program, received by reparations.

Modernizations: None.

Naval service: Ship was used for trials.

 

Ivan Gogin, 2008-14