Friday, 7 July 2017

British destroyer HMS Whitehall (1919) in 1923

Of the Admiralty V-class. Built by Swan, Hunter and Wigham Richardson, Wallsend-on-Tyne, England, completed at Chatham, England, launched in 1919, displacement 1.325 tons, horsepower 27.000 hp. Oil-fuelled all geared machinery and an armament of 4-4.7” guns, 2-2pd guns and 2x3 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.