Allied Warships


Kaweah class

3 ships

The oiler USS Laramie (AO 16) of the US Navy.

Technical information

Displacement4410 BRT 
Length446 feet 
Complement107 men 
Armament2 5" guns (2x1)
2 3" AA guns (2x1)
2 .50" AA MG 
Max speed11 knots
EnginesReciprocating engine, 1 shaft 
Power2800 HP 
Notes on class 

All ships of the Kaweah class

US Navy US Navy (more on US Navy)

USS Kaweah (AO 15)
USS Matolle (AO 17)
USS Laramie (AO 16)

3 Oilers of the Kaweah class.

See all Oiler classes.

Kaweah class ships hit by U-boats (1)

28 Aug 1942USS LaramieDamagedU-165

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