Scharnhorst
 

Scharnhorst

 

Type Battleship/Battlecruiser
Class Scharnhorst-class
Units in class 2 - Scharnhorst and Gneisenau
Armament
9 28 cm/54.5 (11 inch) SK C/34
12 15 cm/55 (5.9") SK C/28
14 10.5 cm/65 (4.1 inch) SK C/33
16 3.7 cm/L83 (1.5") SK C/30
10 (later 16) 2 cm/65 (0.79") C/30
6 533 mm torpedo tubes
Armour Belt: 350 mm (14 in)
Deck: 50 mm (2.0 in)
Turrets:200 to 360 mm (7.9 to 14 in)
Displacement 37.500t full load
Complement 1669
Engine 3 Germania/Brown, Boveri & Co geared turbines 152.000shp
Speed 31 knots
Length 235m
Beam 30m
Draught 9,7m
Launched October 1936
Fate Sunk at the Battle of North Cape December 1943
Builder Kriegsmarinewerft Wilhelmshaven