Allied Warships


Courbet class

2 ships

Technical information

Displacement22189 BRT 
Length168 meters 
Complement27 officers + 1041 men 
Armament22 x 12"/45 guns(6x2).
22 x 5.5"/55 guns (22x1).
7 × 3" AA guns.
4 × 47mm AA. 
Max speed20 knots
EnginesGeared turbines, 4 shafts 
Power28000 SHP 
Notes on classThese ships were obsolete when the Second World War broke out, and were mainly used for training purposes. 

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2 Battleships of the Courbet class.

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French Battleships 1933-1970

Wayne Scarpaci

Books dealing with this subject include:

French Battleships 1933-1970, Wayne Scarpaci, 2009

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