Friday, 7 July 2017

British destroyer HMS Shikari (1919) in 1923

Of the Admiralty S-class. Built by W. Doxford&Sons, Sunderland, England, completed at Chatham, England, launched in 1919, displacement 1.075 tons, horsepower 27.000 hp. Oil-fuelled all geared turbine machinery and an armament of 3-4” guns, 1-2pd gun 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.