HMS Prince of Wales
HMS Prince of Wales

 

Type  Battleship
Class  King George V
Units in class  5 - King Georg V,  Duke of York,  Anson,  Howe and Prince of Wales
Armament  10 x 360mm Mk VII Guns
16 x QF 133mm Mk I Guns
48 x QF 40mm AA Guns
8 x 20mm Oerlikon AA Guns
Armour  176mm - 374mm
Displacement 43.786 tons
Complement 1520
Engine  4 x Parson turbines 134.000 shp
Speed  28 knots
Length  227m
Beam  34m
Draught  8,8m
Launched May 1939
Fate Sunk 10 December 1941 by Japanese air attack
Builder Cammell Laird and Company Birkenhead