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KIANG SHIH river gunboats (1939-1940/1945)

Kiang Shih 1946

Name No Builder Laid down Launched Comp Fate
江西 <Kiang Shih> (ex-Fushimi), 1949- 中原 <Chiang Feng>   Fujinagata, Osaka, Japan 7/1938 26/3/1939 7/1939 // 8/1945 deleted 1960s
南昌 <Nan Chang> (ex-Sumida)   Fujinagata, Osaka, Japan 4/1939 30/10/1939 5/1940 // 8/1945 deleted 1960s

 

Displacement standard, t

304

Displacement full, t

368

Length, m

48.5 pp 50.0 wl 50.3 oa

Breadth, m

9.78

Draught, m

1.26

No of shafts

2

Machinery

geared steam turbines, 2 Kampon boilers

Power, h. p.

2200

Max speed, kts

17

Fuel, t

oil
Endurance, nm(kts) 1500(14)

Armament

1 x 1 - 76/40 11-shiki, 1 x 1 - 25/60 96-shiki

Complement

64

Ship project history: River gunboats of Fushimi class, received in 1945 by reparations.

Modernizations: None.

Naval service: No significant events.

Kiang Shih 1947

Ivan Gogin, 2011-15