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Hova (DE 110)
FNS Hova (F-4)

CLASS - Cannon
Displacement 1,240 Tons, Dimensions, 306' (oa) x 36' 7" x 11' 8" (Max)
Armament 3 x 3"/50, 2x 40mmAA, 10x 20mm AA, 3 x 21" TT, 1 Hedgehog, 8 DCT's 2 DC racks.
Machinery, 6,000 BHP; 4 GM Model 16-278A Diesel Engines with eletric drive, 2 screws
Speed, 21 Knots, Crew 186.

Operational and Building Data
Laid down by Dravo, Wilmington De. on September 25 1943.
Launched January 22 1944.
Stricken (USN) May 14 1952.
To France March 18 1944.
Fate: Stricken May 1964, sold for scrap

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Hova 68k circa 1953: location unknown Robert Hurst

Hova DE 110 History
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