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Z39
Z39
General Details
Type 1936A (Mob)
Pennant number
Builder Friedrich Krupp Germaniawerft, Kiel, Germany
Builder's number 629
Contract placed 19 September 1939
Laid down 15 August 1940
Launched 2 December 1941
Commissioned 21 August 1943
Fate

To USA 1946. Redesignated DD939. To France 10 November 1947 and renamed Léopard, then Q 128. Not commissioned. Cannibalized for spares. Sold for scrap in 1958.

Displacement
Displacement, standard 2.603 t
Displacement, full load 3.597 t
Dimensions and Construction Details
Lenght (waterline) 121,9 m
Lenght (total) 127 m
Beam 12 m
Draft 4,62 m
Machinery
Boilers Six Wagner 70 Kg/cm²
Turbines Two Wagner geared
Turbo generators Two of 200 kW each
Diesel generators Four of 80 kW each
Shafts 2
Total performance 70.000 shp
Speed 37,5 knots
Range 2.239 nm at 19 knots
Armament
15 cm L/48 C/36 5 (4 from 1945)
3,7 cm L/83 C/30 4 (12 from 1945)
2 cm MG L/65 C/30 9 (10 from 1945)
53,3 cm Torpedo tubes 8 in two quadruple banks
Mines 60
Depth Charge launcher 4
Commanding Officers
21.08.1943 - 10.05.1945 Korvettenkapitän Konrad Loerke
Complement
Complement 320-332 officers and men


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