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Muin-i Zafer


Source: Maritime Museum Paris

Tonnage: 2,400 tonnes
Length: 71.9 m.
Beam: 10.9 m.
Draught: 5.0 m.
Engines: 1 horizontal compound expansion, 2,200 hp, Maudslay
Speed: 8 kts.
Armament: 2-75 mm L/40 quick firing guns, Krupp
4-57 mm L/40 quick firing guns, Krupp

Record:
* Launched in June 1869.
* Laid up at Istanbul in 1878.
* Refitted at Istanbul between 1903-1906.
* Used as a torpedo training vessel at Istanbul in 1913.
* Took part in the Balkan War.
* Used as a barrack vessel at Izmit.
* Depot ship for submarines at Erdek in 1928.
* Decommissioned in 1932.
* Scrapped in 1934.

 
 
 
 
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