Veinticinco de Mayo class cruisers (Argentine, 1929)

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Veinticinco de Mayo class cruisers

specifications

Displacement: 6800t standard, 9000t full load
Dimensions: 170.80m oa × 17.82m × 4.66m
Machinery: 2-shaft Parsons geared turbines, 6 Yarrow boilers, 85,000shp = 32kts.
Armour: Dec 1in, sides 2.75in, CT 2.33in, turret 2in
Armament: 6-7.5in (3 twins), 12-3.9in (6 twins), 6-21in TT (2 triples)
Complement: 600

units

Name Builder Laid down Launched Comp Fate Note
Veinticinco de Mayo OTO, Leghorn 29 Nov 1927 11 Aug 1929 11 Jul 1931 27 Jun 1961 decom'd
Almirante Brown OTO, Sestri 12 Oct 1927 28 Sept 1929 18 Jul 1931 27 Jun 1961 decom'd