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TAN YANG destroyer (1940/1949)


Ships


Name No Yard No Builder Laid down Launched Comp Fate
丹陽 [Tan Yang] (ex-雪風 [Yukikaze]) DD12   Sasebo K K, Japan 8/1938 24/3/1939 1/1940 // 2/1949 stricken 11/1966


Technical data


Displacement standard, t

2033

Displacement full, t

2600

Length, m

111.0 pp 116.2 wl 118.5 oa

Breadth, m

10.8

Draught, m

3.76

No of shafts

2

Machinery

2 sets Kampon geared steam turbines, 3 Kampon boilers

Power, h. p.

52000

Max speed, kts

35

Fuel, t

oil 500

Endurance, nm(kts)

5000(18)

Armament

2 x 2 - 127/40 89-shiki, 4 x 1 - 100/65 98-shiki, 4 x 3 - 25/60 96-shiki, 1 x 2 - 25/60 96-shiki, 14 x 1 -25/60 96-shiki, 2 x 4 - 610 TT (16), 4 DCT (36)

Electronic equipment2-shiki 2-go, 3-shiki 1-go radars, 93-shiki sonar
Complement

240



Standard scale images


<i>Tan Yang </i>1945
Tan Yang 1945
<i>Tan Yang </i>1960
Tan Yang 1960


Ship project history


Former Japanese destroyer of Kagero class, transferred by reparations to China and escaped to Taiwan in 1949. After being disarmed, from 1945-1951, she was given an extensive refit in 1951-1952 and received armament as given above.

Modernizations


1959: new armament consisted of 3 x 1 - 127/38 Mk 30, 2 x 1 - 76/50 Mk 26, 8 x 1 - 40/60 Mk 3, 4 DCT, SC-2 radar

Naval service


No significant events.

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