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Ships


Name No Yard No Builder Laid down Launched Comp Fate
Jurien de la Gravière (ex-Mitragliere) T12 170 CNR, Ancona, Italy 10.1940 28.9.1941 2.1942 // 15.7.1948 stricken 1956
Duperré (ex-Velite) T13 226 OTO, Livorno, Italy 4.1941 31.8.1941 8.1942 // 24.7.1948 stricken 1961
Duchaffault (ex-Legionario) T14 223 OTO, Livorno, Italy 10.1940 16.4.1941 3.1942 // 15.8.1948 stricken 1956


Technical data


Displacement standard, t

1830

Displacement full, t

2460

Length, m

101.6 pp 106.7 oa

Breadth, m

10.2

Draught, m

3.50

No of shafts

2

Machinery

T12: 2 sets Beluzzo geared steam turbines, 3 Yarrow boilers

T13, 14: 2 sets Parsons geared steam turbines, 3 Yarrow boilers

Power, h. p.

48000

Max speed, kts

38

Fuel, t

oil 517

Endurance, nm(kts)2200(20)
Armament

T12: 2 x 2 - 120/50 Ansaldo 1936, 1 x 1 - 120/50 Ansaldo 1940, 4 x 2 - 20/65 Breda 1935, 5 x 1 - 20/65 Breda 1940, 2 x 3 - 533 TT, 4 DCT

T13: 2 x 2 - 120/50 Ansaldo 1936, 3 x 1 - 37/54 Breda 1939, 4 x 2 - 20/65 Breda 1935, 5 x 1 - 20/65 Breda 1940, 1 x 3 - 533 TT, 4 DCT

T14: 2 x 2 - 120/50 Ansaldo 1936, 1 x 1 - 120/50 Ansaldo 1940, 2 x 1 - 37/54 Breda 1939, 4 x 2 - 20/65 Breda 1935, 5 x 1 - 20/65 Breda 1940, 1 x 3 - 533 TT, 4 DCT

Electronic equipment

T13: EC.3/ter radar, sonar

T14: FuMO 21 radar, sonar

Complement

165 - 206



Standard scale images


<i>Legionario</i> 1942
Legionario 1942


Project history

Former Italian Soldati class destroyers, transferred under terms of Peace Treaty of 1948.

Modernizations

None.

Naval service

No significant events.

Many thanks to Wolfgang Stöhr for additional information on this page.