La Galissonniére class light cruisers (French, 1933)

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La Galissonniére class light cruisers

specifications

Displacement: 7600t standard, 8214t normal, 9100t full load
Dimensions: 172.00m pp, 179.50m oa × 17.48m × 5.35m
Machinery: 2-shaft Parsons (Gloire, Jean de Vienne, Marseillaise Rateau-Bretagne) geared turbines, 4 Indret boilers, 84,000shp = 31kts. Oil 1569t
Armour: Main belt 4in (bulkheads 2½in), longitudinal bulkheads ¾in, main deck 1½in, turrets 4in (faces) 2in (sides, backs and roofs), CT 3¾in (sides) 2in (hood)
Armament: 9-6in/50 Mod 30 (3 triples), 8-3.5in/50 AA (4 twins), 8-37mm AA (4 twins), 12-13.2mm AA, 4-21.7in TT (2 twins), 4 aircraft
Complement: 540 peace, 764 wartime

units

Name Builder Laid down Launched Comp Fate Note
La Galissonniére Arsenal de Brest 1931.10.27 1933.11.18 1935.12.31 1942.11.27 Scuttled
Marseillaise A C de la Loire, Nantes 1933 1935.07.17 1937.10.25 1942.11.27 Scuttled
Jean de Vienne Arsenal de Lorient 1931.12 1935.07.31 1937.04.15 1942.11.27 Scuttled
Gloire F C de la Gironde 1933 1935.09.28 1937.12.04 1958.01 Sold for BU
Montcalm F C de la Méditerranée, La Seyne 1933 1935.10.26 1937.12.04 1970 BU
Georges Leygues A C de St-Nazaire-Penhoët 1933 1936.03.24 1937.12.04 1959.11 Sold for BU