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Z33
Z33
General Details
Type 1936A (Mob)
Pennant number
Builder DeSchiMAG, Bremen, Germany
Builder's number 1003
Contract placed 19 September 1939
Laid down 22 December 1940
Launched 15 September 1941
Commissioned 6 February 1943
Fate
To Sovjet Union and renamed Provornyi. Discarded in the early 1960s.
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 (6 from 1945)
2 cm MG L/65 C/30 9 (16 from 1945)
53,3 cm Torpedo tubes 8 in two quadruple banks
Mines 60
Depth Charge launcher 4
Commanding Officers
06.02.1943 - Jun 1944 Fregattenkapitän/Kapitän zur See Erich Holtorf
Jun 1944 - 18.03.1945 Fregattenkapitän Rudolf Menge
19.03.1945 - 07.05.1945 Kapitänleutnant Heinrich Peter-Pirkkham
Complement
Complement 320-332 officers and men


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