Hunt (Type III) class
4 4" AA guns (2x2) 4 2pdr AA (1x4) 3 20mm AA (3x1) 2 21" torpedo tubes (1x2)
|Max speed||29 knots|
|Engines||Geared turbines, 2 shafts|
|Notes on class|
Torpedo tubes were added to this variant of the Hunt-class design. To compensate for the weight of the torpedo tubes only 2 twin 4" gun mounts were carried.
Royal Hellenic Navy ships of the Hunt (Type III) class
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|RHS Adrias (L 67)|
|RHS Kanaris (L 53)|
|RHS Miaoulis (L 91)|
|RHS Pindos (L 65)|
Hunt (Type III) class ships hit by U-boats (2)
|11 Dec 1942||HMS Blean||Sunk||U-443|
|12 Dec 1943||HMS Holcombe||Sunk||U-593|
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