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JÄGAREN patrol boats (1934-1936)


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Vöktaren 1944 Many thanks to Wolfgang Stöhr for additional information on this page.

Ships


Name No Yard No Builder Laid down Launched Comp Fate
Jägaren V21, 41 299 Örlogsvarvet Karlskrona   1.12.1932 1934 stricken 1.1959
Kaparen V22, 42 300 Örlogsvarvet Karlskrona   3.3.1933 1934 stricken 1.1959
Snapphanen V23, 43 301 Örlogsvarvet Karlskrona   2.11.1934 1936 stricken 1.1959, to Guatemala 1959 (José Francisco Barrundia)
Väktaren V24, 44 302 Örlogsvarvet Karlskrona   25.4.1934 1935 stricken 1.1959


Technical data


Displacement standard, t250
Displacement full, t

310

Length, m

51.9

Breadth, m

6.00

Draught, m

2.80

No of shafts

2

Machinery

1 set de Laval geared steam turbines, 2 Vanson boilers

Power, h. p.

3600

Max speed, kts

23

Fuel, t

oil 50

Endurance, nm(kts) 
Armament

2 x 1 - 75/56 K/60 M28, 2 x 1 - 25/55 K/58 M32, 2 DCT

Complement

41



Standard scale images


<i>Jägaren</i> 1940
Jägaren 1940


Graphics


<i>Vöktaren</i> 1944 <i>Many thanks to Wolfgang Stöhr for additional information on this page.</i>
Vöktaren 1944 Many thanks to Wolfgang Stöhr for additional information on this page.


Project history

Unique purpose-built patrol ships of WWII Swedish navy. Wrangel class destroyers were chosen as a starting point at designing which dimensions were significantly decreased. Order was given out in 1927.

Modernizations

none.

Naval service

no significant events.

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