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TA32 torpedo boat (1932 / 1944)


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TA32

Ships


Name No Yard No Builder Laid down Launched Comp Fate
TA32 (ex-Premuda, ex-Dubrovnik)     Yarrow, Scotstoun, UK 6.1930 11.10.1931 5.1932 // 8.1944 scuttled 25.4.1945


Technical data


Displacement standard, t

2080

Displacement full, t2884
Length, m

111.1 wl 113.2 oa

Breadth, m

10.7

Draught, m

3.59

No of shafts

2

Machinery

2 sets Parsons geared steam turbines, 3 Yarrow boilers

Power, h. p.

42000

Max speed, kts

30

Fuel, t

oil 590

Endurance, nm(kts)7000(15)
Armament

4 x 1 - 105/42 SK C/32, 4 x 2 - 37/54 M1938, 7 x 4 - 20/65 C/38, 4 x 2 - 20/65 C/38, 1 x 3 - 533 TT, 40 mines

Electronic equipmentFuMO 25 radar
Complement

220



Standard scale images


<i>Dubrovnik</i> 1941
Dubrovnik 1941
<i>TA32</i> 1944
TA32 1944


Graphics


<i>TA32</i>
TA32


Project history

 Former Yugoslavian destroyer Dubrovnik, captured in 1941 and entered Italian service as Premuda. 9.9.1943 she was captured by German troops at Genoa during repair. It planned to convert her to night fighter direction ship with Freya radar and 3 single 105mm guns, 2 sungle 37mm and 4 single 20mm MGs, but 18.6.1944 the decision on completion of ship as torpedo boat has followed. Real max speed was about 30kts. Ship was commissioned 18.8.1944 as TA32.

Modernizations

None.

Naval service

TA32 served in Ligurian Sea, scuttled at Genoa 25.4.1945.