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Corsaro

CountryItaly
Ship ClassSoldati-class Destroyer
Builder NameOTO Livorno, Tuscany, Italy
Commissioned16 May 1942
Sunk9 Jan 1943
Displacement1,620 tons standard; 2,550 tons full
Length350 feet
Beam33 feet
Draft10 feet
MachineryThree Yarrow boilers, two Belluzzo or Parsons type turbines, two shafts
Power Output48,000 SHP
Speed38 knots
Range2,200nm at 20 knots
Crew206
Armament2x2x120mm guns, 1x120mm gun, 12x20mm guns, 6x533mm torpedo tubes

Contributor:

ww2dbaseDestroyer Corsaro was named after corsairs. She was sunk after hitting mines.

ww2dbaseSource: Wikipedia.

Last Major Revision: Dec 2007

Corsaro Operational Timeline

16 May 1942 Corsaro was commissioned into service.




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