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Bosna 1918

Name No Builder Laid down Launched Comp Fate
Temes, 5/1917- Bosna 533 STT, Linz 1914 1915 7/1915 to Yugoslavia 5/1919 (Vardar)
Sava 534 STT, Linz 1914 31/5/1915 9/1915 to Yugoslavia 1919 (Soča)

 

Displacement normal, t

580

Displacement full, t

 

Length, m

62.0

Breadth, m

10.3

Draught, m

1.30

No of shafts

2

Machinery

VTE, 2 Yarrow boilers

Power, h. p.

1750

Max speed, kts

13.5

Fuel, t

coal 60
Endurance, nm(kts) 700(10)

Armour, mm

side: 40, deck: 25, CT: 50

Armament

1 x 2 - 120/42 G. L/45, 2 x 1 - 120/8 Haub. L/10, 2 x 1 - 66/24 G. L/26 K.15 BAK, 2 x 1 - 47/40 SFK L/44 (Skoda), 7 x 1 - 8/80

Complement

91

Ship project history: Development of the Enns class.

Ship protection: Machinery had 40mm vertical and 25mm horizontal protection.

Modernizations: None.

Naval service: 31/12/1918 both were interned at Beograd and entered Yugoslavian Danube flotilla but later Soča was transferred to Romania as Bucovina. In January, 1919 Bosna was renamed Vardar. 15/4/1920 by results of division of Austro-Hungarian fleet ship was officially transferred to Yugoslavia.

Bosna 1917

Ivan Gogin, 2014