HMS Rodney

HMS Rodney

Slagskeppet som "smällde" på Bismark mest. Här ger hon en salva mot Normandies stränder.

 

 

Type  Battleship
Class  Nelson class 2 units - Nelson and Rodney
Armament  9 x 40,6cm Guns
12 x 15,2cm Guns
6 x 12cm Guns
48 x 40mm AA
20 x 20mm Oerlikon AA
Armour  Max 406mm
Displacement  33.950 tons
Crew  1640
Engine  Brown-Curtis turbines 45.000hp
Speed  23,8 knots
Length  220m
Beam  32m
Draught  10m
Launched December 1925
Fate  Scrapped 1948
Manufacturer Cammell Laird