St. Louis class
|Armament||15 x 6"/47 (5x3). 8 x 5"/38AA (4x2). 8 x 0.5" AA. 4 Aircraft, 2 catapults.|
|Max speed||32.5 knots|
|Engines||Geared Turbines, 4 shafts|
|Notes on class||Also known as the "Modified Brooklyn-class". These two ships had 4 twin enclosed 5\'38 mounts, two on the port side and two on the starboard side where the Brooklyn class had single 5"/38 mounts. The superstructure was also different.|
US Navy ships of the St. Louis class
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|USS Helena (i) (CL 50)||Lost on 6 Jul 1943|
|USS St. Louis (CL 49)|
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