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PC-1624


PC-1624 was built for Denmark.



Diana call sign:
Oscar - Uniform - Echo - Golf

PC-1618 Class Submarine Chaser/Triton Class Corvette:

  • Laid down as PC-1624 by Cantiere del Tirreno, Riva Trigoso, Taranto, Italy for the Danish Navy using "offshore" funds
  • Launched 25 June 1955
  • Commissioned Flora (F 346), 28 August 1956
  • Decommissioned in 1977
  • Fate unknown.

    Specifications:

  • Displacement 875 t.
    1962 - 894 t.
  • Length 249.6'
  • Beam 31.5'
  • Draft 10' 3"
  • Speed 20.4 kts.
  • Complement 108
  • Armament: Two Mk M/55 76mm mounts; two twin M/48 40-mm mounts
    1960 - Two Mk M/60 76mm mounts and one Mk M/48 40mm mount), two Hedgehog rocket launchers, four K-gun depth charge projectors and one depth charge launcher
  • Propulsion: Two 4,600hp Ansaldo-FIAT diesel engines, two shafts.

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    Size Image Description Source
    PC-1623 308k c. October 1956
    Genoa, Italy
    Flora, Diana (F 346), ex-PC-1624 and Triton (F 347), ex-PC-1625
    Carlo Martinelli

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