HMS Royal Oak
HMS Royal Oak

HMS Royal Oak

 

Type Battleship
Class Revenge class
Units in class 5 - Revenge, Ramilles, Resolution, Royal Oak and Royal Svereign
Armament 4 twin BL 15-inch MK I guns
12 single 150 mm MK XII guns
4 2 102 mm guns
2 8 QF 2-pdr (40 mm) anti-aircraft guns
4 533 mm torpedo tubes
Armour 13 inch belt
6 inch upper belt
10 inch barbettes
13 inch turret faces
Displacement 33.500t full load
Complement 1000
Engine 4 shaft Parsons geared turbines 18 Yarrow boilers 40,000 shp
Speed 20 knots
Length 189m
Beam 31m
Draught 8,7m
Launched November 1914
Fate Sunk by U-47 in Scapa Flow October 14 1939
Builder Devonport Dockyard