Dunkerque class battlecruisers (French, 1935)

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Dunkerque class battlecruisers

specifications

Displacement: 26,500t standard; 30,750t (Strasbourg 31,400t) normal; 35,500t deep load
Dimensions: 209.00m pp, 214.50m oa x 31.08m x 8.70m
Machinery: 4-shaft Parsons geared turbines, 6 Indret boilers, 112,500shp = 29.5kts. Oil 6500t
Armour: Main belt 9¾in-5¾in, decks 5in-1½in, turrets 13¼in-6in, torpedo bulkhead 1½in, secondary turrets 3½in, CT 10½in
Armament: 8-13in/50 Mod 33 (2x4), 16-5.1in/45 Mod 35 DP (3x4, 2x2), 8-37mm AA (4x2), 32-13,2mm AA (8x4), 2 aircraft
Complement: 1431

units

Name Builder Laid down Launched Comp Fate Note
Dunkerque Arsenal de Brest 24 Dec 1932 2 Oct 1935 Apr 1937 27 Nov 1942 Scuttled at Toulon
Strasbourg A C de St-Nazaire-Penhoët 25 Nov 1934 12 Dec 1936 Dec 1938 27 Nov 1942 Scuttled at Toulon