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Name Official number Flag IMO
JUPITER    GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1939  27/10/1938  25/06/1939 
Vessel type Vessel description
Naval Destroyer  Steel Steam Turbine 2 Masts 
Builder Yard Yard no
Yarrow & Co. Ltd., Glasgow   1705 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
 /  / 2073 disp on trial 356 ft 6 in LOA  35 ft 8 in  20 ft 5 in mld  10 ft 8in 
Engine builder ,
Engine detail
2-shaft Parsons S.R. geared turbines, 2 Admiralty 3-drum watertube boilers 300 lbs/sq.in., oil, 40,000shp giving 33.8 knots on trial. 

First owner First port of register Registration date
The Admiralty, London     
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
 
Vessel history
Destroyer J, K, and N Class – F85, G.85
28/09/1937 Keel laid.

Battle Honours: MEDITERRANEAN 1941 - MALAYA 1942. 
Remarks
Standard Displacement 1690 tons on 9 ft 0 in draught.
Full Load Displacement 2330 tons on 12 ft 6 in.
see: http://forums.clydemaritime.co.uk/viewtopic.php?f=47&t=38417
 
End year Fate / Status
1942  Mined 27/02/1942 
Disposal Detail
Struck a Dutch mine during the Battle of the Java sea. 84 of her crew were lost 
 

 



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