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Daring Class
(Ex. British HMS "Decoy")

Built: Laid down Sept.22, 1946, - Launched March 29. 1944
Transferred to Peru in 1969
Displacement: 3600 tons full load
Length: 118,9 meters
Beam: 13,1 meters
Draught: 5,5 meters
Missiles: 8 Pcs. Exocet, - single units.
Guns: 4 Pcs. 4,4' (115 mm) in twin mounts.
4 pcs. 40 mm in twin mounts.
Propulsion: Geared turbines, 2 shafts, 54.000 bhp, - 32 knots
Crew: 297
 
 


"Palacios"  DD 73
Ex. British HMS "Diana"
(Take note of the box-like ship to the left. It is a floating workshop, - "105", ex. US Navy "YR 59".)
Photographed at Callao, Peru.
(Photography by Karsten Petersen ©)
 
 


"Palacios"  DD 73
Photographed at Callao, Peru.
(Photography by Karsten Petersen ©)
 
 


"Ferre" - DD 74
Ex. British HMS "Decoy"
Photographed in Callao, Peru.
(Photography by Karsten Petersen ©)
 
 


"Ferre" - DD 74
The destroyer to the left is "Castilla" DD 71, - taking fresh water.
The water carrier alongside "Castilla" is "Mantilla" 110, - ex. US Navy YW 122 .
Photographed in Callao, Peru.
(Photography by Karsten Petersen ©)
 
 
 


"Ferre" - DD 74
Another picture showing Destroyer "Castilla" and water carrier "Mantilla"
Photographed in Callao, Peru.
(Photography by Karsten Petersen ©)
 
 


"Ferre" - DD 74
Ex. British HMS "Decoy"
Photographed in Callao, Peru.
(Photography by Karsten Petersen ©)
 
 
 


"Ferre" - DD 74
Ex. British HMS "Decoy"
Photographed in Callao, Peru.
(Photography by Karsten Petersen ©)
 
 


"Ferre" - DD 74
Ex. British HMS "Decoy"
Photographed in Callao, Peru.
(Photography by Karsten Petersen ©)
 
 
 
 


"Ferre" - DD 74
Ex. British HMS "Decoy"
Photographed off Callao, Peru.
(Photography by Karsten Petersen ©)
 
 


"Ferre" - DD 74
Ex. British HMS "Decoy"
Photographed off Callao, Peru.
(Photography by Karsten Petersen ©)
 
 


"Ferre" - DD 74
Ex. British HMS "Decoy"
Photographed off Callao, Peru.
(Photography by Karsten Petersen ©)
 

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"Friesland" Class
(Ex. Neatherlands)

Displacement: 3070 tons, full load.
Length: 116 meters
Beam: 11,7 meters
Draught: 5,2 meters
Guns: 4 pcs. 4,7' (120 mm) in twin mounts, - 4 Pcs. 40 mm in single mounts.
A/S weapons: 2 Pcs. 4.barrelled 375 mm rocket launchers, 2 DC racks.
Propulsion: 2 Geared turbines, 60.000 shp., - 2 shafts, - speed 36 knots.
Crew: 284
 
 


"Castilla" DD 71
Ex. Netherlands - HrMS "Utrecht"  DD 817
Take note of the bow of transport ship to the left, - "Indepencia" 130, ex. USS "Bellatrix" AKA 3
Photographed at Callao, Peru.
(Photography by Karsten Petersen ©)
 
 
 
 


"Villar" DD 77
Ex. Netherlands - HrMS "Amsterdam"  DD 819
Photographed at Callao, Peru.
(Photography by Karsten Petersen ©)
 
 
 


"Diez Canseco"  DD 79
Ex. Netherlands - HrMS "Rotterdam" DD 818
Behind is frigate "Manuel Villavicencio"  F 52, - Ex. Italian "Lupo" class.
Photographed in Callao, Peru.
(Photography by Karsten Petersen ©)
 
 

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"Holland" Class

Launched: 1953
Displacement, -loaded: 2765 tons
LOA.: 113,1 m, - Beam: 11,4 m, - Draught: 5,1 m
Guns: 4 x 120 mm, - 1 x 40 mm
A/S Weapons: 2 x 4 barrelled 375 mm rocket launchers, - 2 DC racks.
Propulsion: 4 boilers, - 2 steam turbines, - 2 shafts, - 45.000 bhp, - speed: 32 knots
 
 


"Garcia y Garcia" DD 75
Ex. Dutch HrMS "Holland" DD 808
(Photography by Karsten Petersen ©)
 
 


"Garcia y Garcia" DD 75
- the aft twin 120 mm guns -
(Photography by Karsten Petersen ©)
 
 

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