home

fighting ships of the world

SPANISH NAVY (SPAIN)

COASTAL FORCES

CÁNDIDO PÉREZ motor torpedo boats (1930/1937)

Cándido Pérez 1937

Names

Cándido Pérez (ex-MAS435), 4/1939- LT19; Javier Quiroga (ex-MAS436)

Builders

SVAN, Venice, Italy: Cándido Pérez, Javier Quiroga

Completed

1930 // 3/1937: Cándido Pérez, Javier Quiroga

Losses

Javier Quiroga (7/5/1937)

Transfers

None

Discarding

11/1943: LT19

  

Displacement standard, t

14.1

Displacement full, t

16

Length, m

16.0

Breadth, m

3.25

Draught, m

1.08

No of shafts

2

Machinery

Isotta Fraschini petrol engines

Power, h. p.

1500

Max speed, kts

40

Fuel, t

petrol

Endurance, nm(kts)

125(36)

Armament

2 x 1 - 6.5/80, 2 - 450 TT, 5 DC

Complement

13

Ship project history: Italian MTBs of SVAN 14t type, built by SVAN in 1931. They arrived to Spain onboard of Italian cruiser Muzio Attendolo to Ceuta 20/1/1937 for actions with Italian crews against Republican fleet, but not achieved a success. They were transferred to Spanish Nationalists at Malaga 17/3/1937.

Modernizations: 1937, Cándido Pérez: - 2 - 450 TT; + 1 x 1 - 13.2/76.

Naval service: No significant events.

© Ivan Gogin, 2011-14