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HMS Campbelltown Modifications

HMS Campbelltown Modifications

Lord Horatio Nelson's ship, the HMS Victory. Photographed in 1884

Lord Horatio Nelson's ship, the HMS Victory. Photographed in 1884. [596x720]

Lord Horatio Nelson's ship, the HMS Victory. Photographed in 1884

HMS Hood in colour

HMS Hood - sunk by Bismark in "The Battle of Denmark Strait" on May 24 From a crew of only 3 survivors were pulled alive from the water.

The old lend-lease 1919-built American destroyer, USS Buchanan, renamed HMS Campbeltown was converted for the raid and given the approximate appearance of a German Mowe-class escort vessel in the hope that this would cause the German defenders to hesitate. She also had 4.5 tons of explosive packed into her bows. - See more at: http://ww2today.com/28th-march-1942-the-commando-raid-on-st nazaire#sthash.PoMXqq7l.dpuf Campeltown_being_converted

The old lend-lease 1919-built American destroyer, USS Buchanan, renamed HMS Campbeltown was converted for the raid and given the approximate appearance of a German Mowe-class escort vessel in the hope that this would cause the German defenders to hesitate. She also had 4.5 tons of explosive packed into her bows. - See more at: http://ww2today.com/28th-march-1942-the-commando-raid-on-st nazaire#sthash.PoMXqq7l.dpuf Campeltown_being_converted

KSM Bismark at sunset - KSM Bismark - Corazzata - Dislocamento	a vuoto: 41.700 t (di cui il 40% dedicato alle corazze) a pieno carico: 50.900 t Lunghezza sulla linea di galleggiamento: 241 m complessivo: 251 m Larghezza 36 m Pescaggio	standard: 8,7 m a pieno carico: 10,2 m Propulsione	3 caldaie a coppie modello Wagner, 3 assi d'elica (140.000 HP di progetto, 150.170 HP effettivi) Velocità	30.5 nodi Autonomia 17.200 km a 16 nodi Equipaggio 2.100 (103 ufficiali)

KSM Bismark at sunset - KSM Bismark - Corazzata - Dislocamento a vuoto: 41.700 t (di cui il 40% dedicato alle corazze) a pieno carico: 50.900 t Lunghezza sulla linea di galleggiamento: 241 m complessivo: 251 m Larghezza 36 m Pescaggio standard: 8,7 m a pieno carico: 10,2 m Propulsione 3 caldaie a coppie modello Wagner, 3 assi d'elica (140.000 HP di progetto, 150.170 HP effettivi) Velocità 30.5 nodi Autonomia 17.200 km a 16 nodi Equipaggio 2.100 (103 ufficiali)

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