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SWEDISH NAVY (SWEDEN)

TORPEDO SHIPS

ÖSTERGÖTLAND destroyers (1958-1959)

Östergötland 1960

Östergötland 1980

Name No Builder Laid down Launched Comp Fate
Östergötland 20, 1966- J20 Götaverken, Göteborg 1/9/1955 8/5/1956 3/3/1958 stricken 7/1982
Södermanland 21, 1966- J21 Eriksberg, Göteborg 1/6/1955 28/5/1956 27/7/1958 stricken 7/1982
Gästrikland 22, 1966- J22 Götaverken, Göteborg 1/10/1955 6/6/1956 14/1/1959 stricken 7/1982
Hälsingland 23, 1966- J23 Eriksberg & Kockums, Malmö 1/10/1955 14/1/1957 17/6/1959 stricken 7/1982

Displacement standard, t

2150

Displacement full, t

2600

Length, m

107.0 wl 112.0 oa

Breadth, m

11.2

Draught, m

3.70

No of shafts

2

Machinery

de Laval geared steam turbines, 2 Babcock & Wilcox boilers

Power, h. p.

47000

Max speed, kn

35

Fuel, t

oil 330

Endurance, nm(kts) 3000(20)

Armament

2 x 2 - 120/50 M42, 7 x 1 - 40/70 M48, 1 x 6 - 533 TT, 1 x 3 - 305 M51 Squid ASWRL, 60 mines

Sensors Saturn, M45 radars, sonars

Complement

244

Ship project history: Voted 1953.

Modernizations: 1965, Gästrikland; 1967, Södermanland; 1968, Hälsingland; 1971, Östergötland: - 3 x 1 - 40/70; + 1 x 4 Rb07 SAM (16 Seacat), M44 radar

Naval service: No significant events.

Hälsingland 1980

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