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POLISH NAVY (POLAND)

COASTAL FORCES

ZARADNA armoured river motor gunboat (1935)

Names

Zaradna

Builders

Pinsk Military port, Poland: Zaradna

Completed

7/1935: Zaradna

Losses

Zaradna (19/9/1939)

Transfers

none

Discarding

none

  

Displacement standard, t

32

Displacement full, t

35

Length, m

18.1

Breadth, m

4.60

Draught, m

0.50

No of shafts

2

Machinery

diesels

Power, h. p.

120

Max speed, kts

5.6

Fuel, t

diesel oil

Armour, mm belt: 6 - 4, deck: 6 - 4, turret: 10, CT: 6 - 4

Armament

1 x 1 - 100/19 vz.14/19 how, 1 x 1 - 37/21 vz.85, 2 x 1 - 7.9/92

Complement

15

Ship project history: Armoured river boat.

Ship protection: Bullet-proof.

Modernizations: None

Naval service: Zaradna was scuttled by own crew 19/9/1939, but salvaged and commissioned by Soviet Navy as Beloruss.

Ivan Gogin, 2009-15