Friday, 26 May 2017

British destroyer HMS Rigorous (1916) in 1923

Admiralty R. class. Launched by J. Brown&Co., Clydebank, Scotland in 1916, commissioned in 1916, displacement 1.065 tons, horsepower 27.000hp, oil fuelled all geared turbine 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.