PRINZ EUGEN history page
SCHWERER KREUZER PRINZ EUGEN

DETAILS

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Achtung, German lesson! Prinz Eugen is pronounced "Prinz oy-GAIN"





1945 Photo USN


1940 Photo Urbans



Photo PK Busch


Photo Dressler


Photo Dressler


1940 Photo Urbans


Photo USN


Photo PK Lagemann

DIMENSIONS

Length, waterline 199.5 m
Length, 212.5 m
Beam, 21.9m
Draft Maximum 7.94 m
Draft Full Load, 6.37 m
Displacement Full Load, 16,230 tons





Photo Dressler


Photo Urbans


Photo Urbans


Photo Urbans

PROPULSION

Boilers, 12 La Mont high pressure water tube boilers
Turbines, Brown Boverie & Co geared turbines
Shafts 3
Horsepower 133,600
Endurance 7,600 NM @ 12 knts
6,750 NM @ 15 knts
5,500 NM @ 18 knts
2,050 NM @ 32 knts
Maximum Speed 32.5 knts
Oil Bunkerage 4,250 tons



Photo PK Busch




Photo Herzog


Photo Herzog


Photo Herzog

ARMOR

Bridge, 50mm horizontal, 150mm vertical.
Foremast top platform, 20mm
Aft conning tower, 20mm horizontal, 30mm vertical
Side 3.2" (80mm) angled 12 degrees
Rangefinder turrets 20mm
Rangefinder domes, 20mm
Sloped portion of armored deck, 50mm
Armored deck, 30mm
Side torpedo belts 70-80mm
Turret tops, 70mm
Turret front faces, 105mm
Turret Sides, 70mm



Photo Herzog


Photo PK Busch


Photo PK Schoppe


Photo Herzog


Photo PK Lagemann

COMPLIMENT

Usual 830-1,600



Photo USN


Photo USN


Photo USN


Photo USN


Photo USN




Photo PK Lageman


Photo USN


Photo USN


Photo USN


Photo Urbans



Photo USN. Torpedo Stowage.


Photo USN. Torpedo Stowage.


Photo USN. Torpedo Stowage alongside funnel base.


Photo PK Lagemann


Photo PK Bush. Forward 3.7cm Flak splinter shield.



Photo Urbans




Photo PK Langeman


1941 in Brest


Arado & Torpedo Stowage.

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