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S.24

Fleet

HochSeeFlotte

Ship Type

Destroyer

Nickname

Ship Class

S.13 class

Grouping

VII Torpedo Boat Flotilla, S.24 leader, IB Scouting Group

Command

Hipper

Builder's Yard

Schichau, Danzig

Budget Year

Construction Notes

Date Laid Down

Launch Date

28.06.1913

Completed date

Commission date

Year laid down

Year launched

1913

Year completed

Commission Year

Pennant No

Photo Details

No photo available

Related stories

Sister ships

S.13 - S.24

Eventual Fate

Late surrender 28.04.1920 (Taylor?). December 1920 wrecked off the South Coast

Jutland result

Ready for action after dock repairs

Commander

Flottillenchef: Korvettenkapitän Gottlieb von Koch, Kapitänleutnant Max Fink

Noteable Officers

Crew complement

73

Officers

Ratings

Killed

Wounded

Prisoners

Displacement full Load (tons)

568

Artefacts Data

Ship's Model

Length (ft)

234' 6"

Length (mtrs)

Beam (ft)

24' 6"

Beam (mtrs)

Draught (ft)

10'

Draught (mtrs)

Max. Speed (knots)

32 - 34

Range (miles)

Range (kilometres)

Fuel

coal / oil fired

Propulsion

2 shaft turbines rating 15,000 - 16,000 shp.

Armour Main Belt

Deck Armour

Turret Armour IN CM

Conning Tower Armour

Barbette Armour

Weight of armour

Armour / Displacement Ratio

Watertight compartments

General Notes

Fire Control Table

Fire Control - Clock

Primary Gun calibre

No. Primary Turrets

Guns (No.barrels)

Primary gun layout

Rounds per main gun

Effective broadside guns

Primary shell Weight (inches or cm)

Primary Broadside Weight

Secondary Gun Calibre

Guns (No.barrels) 2

Rounds per secondary

Other Armament

Two 3.4" single mounts (88 mm).

Elevation (degrees)

Gunnery Range (yards)

Gunnery Range (metres)

Rate of Fire (rds per minute)

Shells expended Main

Mines dropped

Shells expended Secondary

Torpedoes fired

Gunnery Notes

1916 re-armed with two 4.1" single mounted guns (105 mm)

Torpedo Type IN

20"

No. tubes

4

Torpedo Type MM

500 mm

No. Mines

18

Torpedo Notes

Four single tube launchers

References & sources

John C Taylor German Warships of World War One. Tarant Jutland.The German Perspective.