Carabiniere

CountryItaly
Ship ClassSoldati-class Destroyer
Builder NameCT Riva Trigoso, Liguria, Italy
Launched24 Jul 1938
Commissioned20 Dec 1938
Decommissioned18 Jan 1965
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 starshell gun, 12x13.2mm machine guns, 6x600mm torpedo tubes

Contributor:

ww2dbaseDestroyer Carabiniere was named after a corps in the Italian Army by the same name. She was decommissioned by Italian Navy in 1965.

ww2dbaseSource: Wikipedia.

Last Major Revision: Dec 2007

Carabiniere Operational Timeline

20 Dec 1938 Carabiniere was commissioned into service.
18 Jan 1965 Carabiniere was decommissioned from service.




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