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Description

Builder: Burgerhout
Laid down: 15 August 1928
Launched: 14 November 1929
Commissioned: 14 November 1930
Fate: Sunk as targetship, 1949
General characteristics
Class and type: Admiralen-class destroyer
Displacement:

1,316 long tons (1,337 t) standard
1,640 long tons (1,666 t) full load

Length: 98 m (321 ft 6 in)
Beam: 9.53 m (31 ft 3 in)
Draft: 2.97 m (9 ft 9 in)
Installed power:

3 × Yarrow type boilers
31,000 hp (23 MW)

Propulsion:

2 × Parsons geared turbines
2 × shafts

Speed: 36 knots (67 km/h; 41 mph)
Range: 3,200 nmi (5,900 km; 3,700 mi) at 15 kn (28 km/h; 17 mph)
Complement: 149

Armament:

4 × 120 mm (4.7 in) guns (4×1)
1 × 75 mm (3 in) AA gun
4 × 40 mm (1.6 in) AA guns
4 × 12.7 mm (0.50 in) guns
6 × 533 mm (21 in) torpedo tubes (2×3)

Aircraft carried: 1 × Fokker C.VII-W floatplane
Aviation facilities: crane

Down on 28 September

Burgzand Noord

Dutch Presence in Cuban Waters

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World War II