Join the Ship Stamp Society and get 6 issues of LogBook for just £12!


The Ship Stamp Society website has has a facelift. Click HERE to take a look at our new improved website where you can view past Editions of LogBook and subscribe to get full access to future editions for just £12 per year!

THE SHIP STAMP SOCIETY

Ship Stamp Society

Z-31 (Germany)

The full index of our ship stamp archive

Z-31 (Germany)

Postby D. v. Nieuwenhuijzen » Thu Jun 23, 2016 7:16 pm

Built in 1940-'42 by DeSchimag, Bremen, #1001, for the Kriegsmarine (German Navy)
Laid down 1 September 1940, launched 15 May 1941, commissioned 11 April 1942.
Destroyer type 1936A (Mob) displacement:2603/3597 tons, loa:127m. Lbpp:121,90m. B:12m. Draft:4,62m. 6 Wagner boilers, 2 Wagner geared turbines:71.915 hp. 36,1 kn.
range:2239 nm/19 kn. complement:320-332.
Armament:4-15 cm. L/48 C/36 (5 between 1943 and 1945, 3 from 1945)
1-10 cm. L/45 C/32 (from 1945)
4-3,7 cm. L/83 C/30 (14 from 1945)
12-2 cm MG L/65 C/30 (10 from 1945)
8-53,3 cm. Torpedo tubes ( in two quadruple banks)
Mines:60, 4-Depth Charge launcher
in 1945 sized by the Royal Navy, transferred to France, renamed MARCEAU, sold for breaking up in 1958 under the name Q 103.

(Somaliland 2011, 1500 a. StG.?)
Internet.

German-Navy-Kriegsmarine-Z31-Type-1936A-Mob-Destroyer-WWII.jpg


z 31 4.jpg


z 31 3.png
z 31 3.png (6.66 KiB) Viewed 1281 times
D. v. Nieuwenhuijzen
 
Posts: 818
Joined: Fri Sep 24, 2010 7:46 pm

Return to Ship Stamps Collection

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: Google [Bot] and 40 guests