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

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KAO MING submarine chasers (1944/1945-1947)

Kao Ming 1945

Name No Builder Laid down Launched Comp Fate
高明 <Kao Ming> (ex-220-go>(Cha220)), 1949- 咸豐 <Hsien Feng>   Ichikawa, Ujiyamada / Yokosuka K K, Japan   25/11/1944 12/1944 // 8/1945 stricken c1950
全国 <Kuang Kuo> (ex-<223-go>(Cha223))   Jinen, Moji / Sasebo K K, Japan   1/11/1944 11/1944 // 1947 stricken c1950

 

Displacement standard, t

130

Displacement full, t

135

Length, m

26.0 wl 29.2 oa

Breadth, m

5.65

Draught, m

1.97

No of shafts

1

Machinery

diesel

Power, h. p.

400

Max speed, kts

11

Fuel, t

diesel oil
Endurance, nm(kts) 1000(10)
Armament

1 x 1 - 25/60 96-shiki, 1 DCT (18 - 22)

Complement

32

 

Ship project history: Auxiliary submarine chasers. Cha220 was captured by Chinese at Shanghai in August, 1945. One more ship was received by reparations.

 

Modernizations: None.

 

Naval service: No significant events.

Ivan Gogin, 2011-15