HRCS Crescent
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HMCS CRESCENT


Type: Destroyer
Class: C
Displacement: 1,730 tonnes
Length: 326.75 ft.
Width: 35.66 ft.
Draught: 11.5 ft.
Top Speed: 31
# Officers: 14
# Crew: 230
Weapons: 4 - 4.5", 4 - 40mm, 4 - 20mm, 4 - 21" TT (1 x IV). Revised: 2 - 4" (1 x II), 2 - 3" (1 X II), 2 - 40mm, 1 Limbo, Homing Torpedoes.
Pendant (Hull Number): R16 / 226
Builder: John Brown & Co. Ltd., Glasgow, Scotland
Laid Down: 16-Sep-43
Launched: 20-Jul-44
Commissioned: 10-Sep-45
Paid Off: 1-Apr-70
Remarks: Ex HMCS CRESCENT





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