Portland class heavy cruisers (USN, CA-33)

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Portland class heavy cruisers


Displacement: (Indianapolis) 10,258t standard, 12,755t full load
Dimensions: 180.44m wl, 185.93m oa × 20.12m × 6.40m full load
Machinery: 4-shaft Parsons turbines, 8 Yarrow boilers, 107,000shp = 32.5kts. Oil 1417-2125t, range 10,000nm at 15kts
Armour: Belt 2.25in over 0.75in STS over machinery with 2.5in deck, 5.75in over magazines with 2.125in deck, barbettes 1.5in, gunhouses 2.5in face, 2in roof, 0.75in side and rear
Armament: 9-8in/55 (3 triples), 8-5in/25 (8 singles), 8-0.5in (8 singles), 4 aircraft
Complement: 807 (Indianapolis 917 as alternate fleet flagship)


No Name Builder Laid down Launched Comp Fate Note
CA-33 Portland Bethlehem, Quincy 17 Feb 1930 21 May 1932 23 Feb 1933 Dec 1959 BU
CA-35 Indianapolis New York SB 31 Mar 1930 7 Nov 1931 15 Nov 1932 29 Jul 1945 sunk