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1955

 

Italy 01 January 1955

SUBMARINES

SS Acciaio 1 S501 Giada 1941 701/865t, 60.2x6.4x4.8m, 2d/em, 1350/800hp, 14.7/7.9kts, 54p, 80m; 6-533TT
Flutto 1 S502 Vortice 1943 905/1068t, 63.2x7.0x4.9m, 2d/em, 2400/1350hp, 17/8kts, 50p, 120m; 6-533TT
Gato GUPPY IB 1 S511 Enrico Tazzoli 1942 1830/2440t, 93.6x8.2x5.2m, 4dg,4em(2), 4610/5400hp, 18/15kts, 82p, 90m; 10-533TT; BQR-2, BQS-2, SQR-3 sonars, SS, SV, BPS-1 radars

PRINCIPAL SURFACE COMBATANTS

BB Duilio 2 1 Andrea Doria 1916 28882(1)-29391(2)t, 186.9x28.6x9.1m, 8b,2gst, 87000hp, 28kts, 1485p; 250belt, 144decks, 280turrets, 260CT; (2x3+2x2)-320/44, 4x3-135/45, 10x1-90/50, 8x2-37/54, 6x2-20/65; EC.3/ter radar
2 Caio Duilio 1915
CL Condottieri batch 3 1 C552 Raimondo Montecuccoli 1935 8994t, 182.2x16.6x5.4m, 4b,2gst, 75000hp, 37kts, 650p, 85belt, 30decks, 70turrets, 100CT; 3x2-152/53, 2x2-100/47, 4x2-40/60, 4x1-20/70, 2dct, 146mines; SPS-6, SPS-12 radars
Condottieri batch 5 2 C550 Luigi di Savoia Duca degli Abruzzi 1937 11575(550)-11117(551)t, 187.0x18.9x6.8m, 6b,2gst, 85000hp, 29kts, 692p; 130belt, 55decks, 135turrets, 140CT; (2x3+2x2)-152/55, 2x2-100/47, (4x4+4x2)-40/60, 120mines; type 281(550), type 286, SC(550), SO-8(551), SK-2 radars
C551 Giuseppe Garibaldi 1937
DD Maestrale 1 D552 Grecale 1934 2207t, 106.7x10.2x3.3m, 3b,2gst, 44000hp, 38kts, 190p; 2x2-120/50, 6x1-40/60, 2x1-20/65, 1x24-178 Hedgehog ASWRL, 6dct, 52mines
Soldati group 1 2 D550 Granatiere 1939 2460t, 106.7x10.2x3.5m, 3b,2gst, 48000hp, 31kts, 206p; (1x2+1x1)-120/50, 3x2-40/60, 2x1-20/65, 1x3-533TT, 1x24-178 Hedegehog ASWRL, 2dct, 48mines
D551 Carabiniere 1938
Laffey 1 D553 Artigliere 1942 2600t, 106.2x11.0x4.9m, 4b,2gst, 50000hp, 35kts, 208p; 4x1-127/38, 2x2-40/60, 7x1-20/70, 6dct, 2dcr; SC, Mk4 radars, sonar
Gleaves 1 D554 Aviere 1941 2572t, 106.2x11.0x4.0m, 4b,2gst, 50000hp, 35kts, 208p; 4x1-127/38, (2x4+2x2)-40/60, 2x2-20/70, 6dct, 2dcr; SC, Mk4 radars, sonar
FF Spica/Climene 1 F553 Cassiopea 1937 995t, 80.4x8.2x3.1m, 2b,2gst, 19000hp, 34kts, 99p; 3x1-100/47, 4x1-20/70, 3x2-20/65, 1x24-178 Hedgehog ASWRL, 4dct, 28mines
Spica/Perseo 2 F554 Sirio 1936 1005t, 80.4x8.2x3.1m, 2b,2gst, 19000hp, 34kts, 99p; 1x1-100/47(554), 3x1-100/47(557), 4x1-20/70, 3x2-20/65, 2x2-450TT(557), 1x24-178 Hedgehog ASWRL(554), 4dct, 28mines
F557 Sagittario 1936
Spica/Alcione 4 F551 Calliope 1938 1035t, 80.4x7.9x3.1m, 2b,2gst, 19000hp, 34kts, 99p; 2x1-100/47, 4x1-20/70, 3x2-20/65, 1x24-178 Hedgehog ASWRL, 4dct, 28mines
F552 Libra 1938
F555 Clio 1938
F556 Aretusa 1938
Pegaso 2 F558 Orsa 1938 1575t, 89.3x9.7x3.7m, 2b,2gst, 16000hp, 28kts, 168p; 2x1-100/47(558), 1x1-100/47(559), 4x1-40/60(559), 3x1-20/70(558), 4x2-20/65(558), 2x2-450TT(558), 1x24-178 Hedgehog AWRL(559), 6dct(558), 2dct(559), 290mines(559)
F559 Orione 1938
Cannon 3 F590 Aldebaran 1944 1602t, 93.3x11.2x3.2m, 4dg,2em, 6000hp, 21kts, 186p; 3x1-76/50, 3x2-40/60, 8x1-20/70, 1x24-178 Hedgehog ASWRL, 8dct, 2dcr; SPS-6, SMA radars, QGB sonar
F591 Altair 1944
F592 Andromeda 1943
FS Gabbiano 22 F547 Crisalide 1952 728t, 64.4x8.7x2.5m, 2d/em, 3500/300hp, 18/6kts, 110p; 1x1-100/47, 1x2-40/60, 2x1-20/70, 2x1-450TT, 4dct
F548 Farfalla 1953
F549 Bombarda 1951
F561 Ibis 1943
F562 Minerva 1943
F563 Danaide 1943
F564 Scimitarra 1943
F565 Sibilla 1943
F566 Gru 1943
F567 Ape 1943
F568 Driade 1943
F569 Chimera 1943
F570 Urania 1943
F571 Gabbiano 1942
F572 Flora 1943
F573 Pomona 1943
F574 Pellicano 1943
F575 Cormorano 1943
F576 Folaga 1943
F577 Fenice 1943
F578 Baionetta 1943
F579 Sfinge 1943
Algerine 1 1 Alabarda 1943 1258t, 68.6x10.8x3.1m, 2b,2vte, 2400hp, 16.5kts, 138p; 1x1-100/47, (1x2+2x1)-40/60, 4dct, 2dcr; SO-13 radar

PATROL AND COASTAL COMBATANTS

PT MS11 3 P471-473 MS471-473 1942 63-64t, 28.0x4.3x1.6m, 3pe, 3450hp, 32kts, 19p; 2x1-20/65, 2-533TT, 8dc
MS51 6 P474, 475, 481-484 MS474, 475, 481-484 1943 66t, 28.0x4.3x1.6m, 3pe, 3450hp, 31kts, 19p; 3x2-20/65, 2-533TT, 2-450TT, 8dc
Higgins 7 P441-444, 451-453 MAS441-444, 451-453 1942 - 1943 48t, 24.0x6.1x1.6m, 3pe, 4500hp, 41kts, 17p; 1x1-40/60, 3x1-20/70, 2-450TT; SCR-517A radar
Vosper 13 P421-424, 431-434, 454, 461-464 MAS421-424, 431-434, 454, 461-464 1943 - 1944 45t, 22.1x5.9x1.7m, 3pe, 3375hp, 39kts, 12p; 5x1-20/65, 2-450TT; SCR-517A radar
S38 1 P485 MC485 1942 115t, 34.9x5.3x1.7m, 3d, 6000hp, 39kts, 22p; 2x1-40/60, 2-533TT

MINE WARFARE SHIPS

ML Ostia 1 1 Azio 1928 850t, 62.2x8.7x2.6m, 2b,2vte, 1500hp, 15kts, 66p; 2x1-102/35, 1x1-76/40, 80mines
MSO Dance 4 M5307 DR307 1941 770t, 50.0x8.4x3.4m, 1b,1vte, 850hp, 12.2kts, 40p; 1x1-102/45, 3x1-20/70, 2dct, 2dcr, mechanical sweeps
M5308 DR308 1941
M5312 DR312 1940
M5316 DR316 1940
Shakespearian 1 M5310 DR310 1941 770t, 50.0x8.4x3.4m, 1b,1vte, 850hp, 12.2kts, 40p; 1x1-76/40, 3x1-20/70, 4dct, 2dcr, mechanical sweeps
Isles 11 M5301 DR301 1941 770t, 50.0x8.4x3.4m, 1b,1vte, 850hp, 12.2kts, 40p; 1x1-76/40, 3x1-20/70, 4dct, 2dcr, mechanical sweeps
M5302 DR302 1941
M5303 DR303 1942
M5304 DR304 1942
M5305 DR305 1942
M5306 DR306 1942
M5309 DR309 1943
M5311 DR311 1942
M5313 DR313 1942
M5314 DR314 1942
M5315 DR315 1942
type 1940 1 M5537 Antilope 1944 775t, 62.3x8.9x2.3m, 2b,2vte, 2615hp, 17.2kts, 75p; 1x1-105/45, (1x2+2x1)-37/83, (1x4+2x1)-20/65, 4dct, 2dcr, 12mines, mechanical, acoustic, magnetic sweeps
type 1943 2 M5339 Daino 1945 821t, 67.8x9.0x2.3m, 2b,2vte, 2700hp, 17kts, 96p; 2x1-105/45, 2x1-37/57, (1x4+2x1)-20/65, 2-533TT, 4dct, 24mines, mechanical, acoustic, magnetic sweeps
M5342 Gazzella 1944
Rosolino Pilo 2 M5330 Giuseppe Cesare Abba 1915 912t, 73.0x7.3x2.3m, 4b,2st, 16000(1,2)-14800(3)hp, 30(1,2)-29(3)kts, 79p; 1x1-102/35, 2x1-20/65, 2dct, 10mines, mechanical sweeps; radar
M5335 Antonio Mosto 1915
Giuseppe La Masa   M5331 Giacinto Carini 1917 851t, 73.5x7.3x2.8m, 4b,2st, 15500hp, 30kts, 78p; 1x1-102/45, 1x2-20/65(5331), 2dct(5333), 10mines, mechanical sweeps; radar
M5333 Nicola Fabrizi 1918
MSB YMS 17 M5400 Anemone 1942 250t, 41.5x7.5x2.4m, 2d, 800hp, 15kts, 60p; 1x1-76/50, 2x1-20/70, mechanical, acoustic, magnetic sweeps
M5401 Azalea 1943
M5402 Begonia 1943
M5403 Biancospino 1942
M5404 Dalia 1943
M5405 Fiordaliso 1943
M5406 Gardenia 1943
M5407 Geranio 1942
M5408 Magnolia 1943
M5409 Mughetto 1942
M5410 Narciso 1942
M5411 Oleandro 1942
M5412 Orchidea 1943
M5413 Primula 1943
M5414 Tulipano 1943
M5415 Verbena 1943
M5416 Gladiolo 1943
MCI RD 3 M5332 RD32 1919 203-207t, 36.5x5.8x2.2m, 750-860hp, 13-14kts, 1x1-76/40, mechanical sweeps
M5334 RD34 1919
M5340 RD40 1920
Adjutant 16 M5501 Abete 1953 400t, 44.3x8.1x2.1m, 2d, 1200hp, 13kts, 39p; 1x2-20/70, acoustic, magnetic, mechanical sweeps; SPS-53 radar, UQS-1 sonar
M5502 Acacia 1953
M5503 Betulla 1953
M5505 Cedro 1954
M5506 Cillegio 1953
M5507 Faggio 1953
M5508 Frassino 1953
M5509 Gelso 1953
M5510 Larice 1953
M5511 Noce 1954
M5512 Olmo 1954
M5513 Ontano 1954
M5514 Pino 1954
M5515 Pioppo 1954
M5516 Platano 1954
M5517 Quercia 1954
MSB VAS201 3 P472, 492, 493 VAS712, 492, 493 1942 68-69t, 28.0x4.3x1.4m, 3pe, 1800hp, 20kts, 26p; 2x1-20/65, 2-450TT, mechanical sweeps
VAS231 2 P486, 496 VAS726, 496 1942 - 1943 69t, 28.0x4.7x1.3m, 3pe, 1750hp, 21.5kts, 26p; 2x1-20/65, 2-450TT, mechanical sweeps
RDV 15 P401 DV111 1949 No picture 110t, 34.0x5.8x1.4m, 2pe(1-5,7-16)-2d(6) 2300(1-5,7-16)-2000(6)hp, 17kts, 24p; 1x1-20/65, mechanical sweeps
P402 DV112 1949
P403 DV113 1945
P404 DV114 1949
P406 DV116 1945
P411 DV121 1949
P412 DV122 1949
P413 DV123 1949
P414 DV124 1949
P415 DV125 1946
P421 DV131 1949
P422 DV132 1949
P423 DV133 1949
P424 DV134 1949
P425 DV135 1949

AMPHIBIOUS

LPA Stromboli 1 A5329 Stromboli 1953 6160t, 102.0x14.0x7.0m, 3b,1gst, 3700hp, 13.5kts; 1x1-100/47, 4x1-40/60; 4 LCM, 1 LCVP, cargo, troops
LCU MZ-A 6 A5341 MTC1001 1942 239t, 47.0x6.5x1.0m, 3d, 450hp, 11kts, 13p; 1x1-76/40, 2x1-20/65; 200men
A5342 MTC1002 1942
A5343 MTC1003 1942
A5344 MTC1004 1942
A5345 MTC1005 1942
A5346 MTC1006 1942
MZ-B 3 A5347 MTC1007 1943 279t, 46.5x6.5x1.0m, 3d, 450hp, 11kts, 13p; 1x1-76/40, 2x1-20/65; 200men
A5348 MTC1008 1943
A5349 MTC1009 1943
MFP-A,C 4 A5352 MTC1102 1942 220t, 47.0x6.5x1.5m, 3d, 390hp, 10.5kts, 21p; 1x1-37/83, 2x1-20/65; 3tanks
A5353 MTC1103 1943
A5354 MTC1104 1942
A5357 MTC1107 1942
MFP-D 1 A5350 MTC1010 1943 239t, 49.8x6.6x1.4m, 3d, 375hp, 10.3kts, 21p; 1x1-37/83, 2x1-20/65; 3tanks
MFP-DM 2 A5351 MTC1101 1945 256t, 49.8x8.6x1.4m, 3d, 390hp, 8kts, 21p; 1x1-37/83, 2x1-20/65; 3tanks
A5355 MTC1105 1944
LCT(2) 4 A5331 MOC1201 1942 460t, 48.8x9.5x1.6m, 3d, 1380hp, 11kts, 12p; 2x1-20/70; 3tanks
A5336 MOC1206 1942
A5337 MOC1207 1942
A5338 MOC1208 1942
LCT(3) 5 A5332 MOC1202 1942 640t, 58.5x9.5x1.7m, 2d, 1000hp, 10.5kts, 12p; 4x1-20/70; 5tanks
A5333 MOC1203 1942
A5334 MOC1204 1942
A5335 MOC1205 1942
A5339 MOC1209 1943
LFR LCS(L)3 6 L9851 Alano 1944 387t, 48.2x7.2x1.7m, 8d(2), 2320hp, 15.5kts, 71p; (2x2+1x1)-40/60, 4x1-20/70, 10x1-127 Mk7 RL; SU radar
L9852 Bracco 1944
L9853 Mastino 1944
L9854 Molosso 1944
L9855 Segugio 1944
L9856 Spinone 1944
LC LCM(3) 20   MTM9901 - 9920 1942 - 1945 52t, 15.3x4.3x1.4m, 2d, 330hp, 8kts, 4p; 2x1-12.7; 1tank
LCM(6) 9   MTM9921 - 9929 1943 - 1945 56t, 17.1x4.3x1.2m, 2d, 450hp, 9kts, 5p; 2x1-12.7; 1tank
LCVP 20   MTP9701 - 9720 1943 - 1945 13t, 11.2x3.2x0.9m, 2d, 220hp, 8kts, 3p; 2x1-12.7; 36troops or 1light tank

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