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PEOPLE`S LIBERATION ARMY NAVY (PEOPLE`S REPUBLIC OF CHINA)

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HSIN YANG escort destroyers (1945/1947)

Hsin Yang 1947

Name No Builder Laid down Launched Comp Fate
華陽 <Hua Yang> (ex- <Tsuta>)   Yokosuka K K, Japan 7/1944 2/11/1944 2/1945 // 3/7/1947 to Taiwan 2/1949, stricken 1950
信陽 <Hsin Yang> (ex-初梅 <Hatsuyume>)   Maizuru K K, Japan 12/1944 25/5/1945 6/1945 // 3/7/1947 to Taiwan 2/1949, stricken 12/1961

  

Displacement standard, t

1289

Displacement full, t

1640

Length, m

92.2 pp 98.0 wl 100.0 oa

Breadth, m

9.35

Draught, m

3.37

No of shafts

2

Machinery

Kampon geared steam turbines, 2 Kampon boilers

Power, h. p.

19000

Max speed, kts

27.8

Fuel, t

oil 370

Endurance, nm(kts) 4680(16)

Armament

1 x 2 - 127/40 89-shiki, 1 x 1 - 127/40 89-shiki, 4 x 3 - 25/60 96-shiki, 17 x 1 - 25/60 96-shiki, 1 x 4 - 610 TT, 7 DCT, 2 DCR (60)

Sensors

13-go, 22-go radars

Complement

211

Ship project history: Former Japanese Tachibana class escort destroyers, transferred by reparations.

Modernizations: None.

Naval service: No significant events.

Ivan Gogin, 2015