HMS Malaya
HMS Malaya

 

Type Battleship
Class Queen Elizabeth class
Units in class 5 - Queen Elizabeth, Warspite, Valiant, Barham and Malaya
Armament 8 Mk I 15-inch/42 guns (4 x 2)
14 single Mk XII 6-inch guns
2 single 3-inch AA guns
4 single 3-pdr (47 mm) saluting guns
4 530 mm submerged torpedo tubes
Armour Belt - 136 inches
Bulkheads - 64 inches
Barbettes - 104 inches
Turrets - 13 11 inches
Displacement 33.020 tons
Complement 1300
Engine Parsons direct drive steam turbines 24 boilers 4 shafts 56,500 hp
Speed 25 knots
Length 197m
Beam 27,5m
Draught 9,1m
Launched March 1915
Fate Scrapped 1948
Builder Armstrong Whitworth and Company