The Japanese Destroyer Suzutsuki

Mariusz Motika

 
Publication date:
December 2018
Publisher :
Kagero
Language:
English
Series :
Super Drawings in 3D
Illustration :
c.a. 120 profiles, drawing sheets B2
Format Available     Quantity Price
Paperback
ISBN : 9788366148154

Dimensions : 297 X 210 mm
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£28.95

Overview
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Suzutsuki was the third ship from the series of the most powerful Akizuka destroyers, designed specifically as anti-aircraft defense
ships, whose main armament consisted of 8 universal 100 mm caliber guns with excellent ballistic characteristics. The Akizuki destroyers were designed before the beginning of World War II as anti-aircraft ships for fast Japanese groups of aircraft carriers. They were completely different from the previous Japanese destroyers, in which the emphasis was put on strong artillery (127 mm guns) and torpedo armament. They were inspired by the British Dido class light anti-aircraft cruisers, however, in contrast with them, the Akizuki destroyers were medium size ships intended for anti-aircraft defense of groups of fleet.

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