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SPANISH NAVY (SPAIN)

ESCORTS

LANZÓN patrols (1935)

Name No Builder Laid down Launched Comp Fate
Lanzón 1, 5/1936- Lanzón, 9/1942- V18   Hijos de J. Barreras, Vigo   1935 1935 // 5/1936 stricken 9/1974
Lanzón 2, 9/1942- V17   Hijos de J. Barreras, Vigo   1935 1935 // 9/1942 stricken 9/1977

  

Displacement standard, t

111

Displacement full, t

 

Length, m

26.5

Breadth, m

5.40

Draught, m

3.07

No of shafts

1

Machinery

petrol engine

Power, h. p.

285

Max speed, kts

12

Fuel, t

petrol 17

Endurance, nm(kts) 2880(9)

Armament

 

Complement

 

Ship project history: Purpose-built patrols of Secretary of militarised guards of merchant fleet, First was commissioned as Lanzón 1/5/1936, and after beginning of Civil War got under the control of Nationalists. Her sister-ship has got to Republicans (her name is unknown), later transferred to private owner but commissioned by Navy 5/9/1942 as V17, by this time Lanzón was renamed V18.

Modernizations: None.

Naval service: No significant events.

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