Friday, 19 May 2017

British destroyer HMS Torch (1918) in 1923

Yarrow S-class. Launched by Yarrow&Co, Scotstoun, Scotland in 1918, completed in 1918, displacement 930 tons, horsepower 23.000hp, oil fuelled turbine all geared machinery and an armament of 3-4” guns, 6-2pd guns and machineguns and 2x2 torpedo tubes.

Archive Dutch Naval Staff 1886-1942 (National Archive at The Hague, Netherlands) inventory number 155. Fleets (the British Empire and foreign countries) on 1 February 1923.