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Portland - Weapons - The World Wars.net
Sea Weapons

Heavy Cruiser

Portland

USS Indianapolis (CA-35)

Preceded by:

Northampton (1930)

Succeeded by:

New Orleans (1934)

Datafile

ClassPortland
TypeHeavy Cruiser
Year1932
Crew807-917
Dimensions
Length180.4 m (pp)
185.9 m
Beam20.1 m
Draught6.4 m
Displacement
Empty10,258 t
Loaded12,755 t
Performance
Speed60 km/h
Range18,520 km @ 28 km/h
Machinery
Shafts4
Turbines4 x Geared steam
107,000 hp
Persons
Boilers8 x Yarrow
FuelOil: 1,417-2,125 t
Armament
Main9 x 203-mm/55 (3 x 3)
8"/55 Mk. 9
-10° / +41°

Anti-Aircraft8 x 127-mm (8 x 1)
5"/25 Mk. 10
24 x 40-mm (4 x 4, 4 x 2)
Bofors [1945]
12 x 20-mm (12 x 1)
Oerlikon [1945]
Broadside1,062 kg
Armor
Belt57 - 146 mm
Deck54 - 64 mm
Barbettes38 mm
Gun turret19 - 64 mm
Aircraft
Aircraft4
Production
Built2
Total2

Registry

Ship Code Builder Laid Launch Comm Decomm Fate
Portland CA-33 Bethlehem17/02/3021/05/3223/02/3312/07/46Sold/Scrapped
Indianapolis CA-35 New York SB31/03/3007/11/3115/11/3229/07/45 Loss by submarine

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