::::  Naval Vessels - JAPAN - ESCORT VESSELS
"C" TYPE ESCORT x 3
Code - N5704
1.35  
Qty
Class - 40
Date - 1944
Description - JAPANESE "C" TYPE ESCORT x 3 N5704 Class of 132 escorts of which only 52 were completed during 1944/45. Numbered No 1 to No 263 (odd numbers only). Further 168 authorised but not ordered. Displacement 745 tons Speed 16 knots Dimensions 206'9"x27'6"x9'6" Armament 2 x 4.7" 6 x 25mm 1 x trench mortar 20 depth charges (AA later increased to 12/16 x 25mm)