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IMPERIAL JAPANESE NAVY (JAPAN)

TORPEDO SHIPS

SENDAN destroyers (1911 / 1917)

Sendan 1917

Name

No

Yard No

Builder

Laid down

Launched

Comp

Fate

橄欖 [Kanran] (ex-Nemesis)   434 Hawthorn Leslie, Hebburn, UK 11/1909 9/8/1910 3/1911 // 6/1917 to United Kingdom 1919 (Nemesis)
栴檀 [Sendan] (ex-Minstrel)   542 Thornycroft, Woolston, UK 3/1910 2/2/1911 5/1911 // 6/1917 to United Kingdom 1919 (Minstrel)

 

Displacement normal, t

772

Displacement full, t

970

Length, m

75.0

Breadth, m

7.70 - 7.76

Draught, m

2.59 deep

No of shafts

3

Machinery

3 Parsons steam turbines, 4 Yarrow boilers

Power, h. p.

13500

Max speed, kts

27

Fuel, t

oil 170

Endurance, nm(kts)

2250(13)

Armament

2 x 1 - 102/40 BL Mk VIII, 2 x 1 - 76/40 12pdr 12cwt QF Mk I, 2 x 1 - 533 TT

Complement

72

Ship project history: In 1917 these destroyers were temporarily lent to Japan for escort duties in Mediterranean.

Modernizations: None.

Naval service: No significant events.

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

Ivan Gogin, 2014