::::  Modern Warships - UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
DES MOINES
Code - N645
1.35  
Qty
Class - 3
Date - 1946
Type - CA
Description - U.S.S. DES MOINES N645 Completed 1948.Sisters: Salem, Newport News + 3 not completed. Displacement 17,000 tons Dimensions 700' x 76' x 26' Armament 9 x 8" 12 x 5" 20 x 3", 12 x 20mm Aircraft up to 4 Armour Belt 6", Deck 4 " Speed 33 knots