Allied Warships


Escambia class

14 ships

Technical information

Displacement5782 BRT 
Length523 feet 
Complement267 men 
Armament1 5" DP gun
4 3" AA guns (4x1)
8 40mm AA (4x2)
8 20mm AA (4x2) 
Max speed15 knots
EnginesTurbo-electric, 1 shaft 
Power8000 HP 
Notes on class 

US Navy US Navy ships of the Escambia class

To see all Escambia class ships click here.

USS Cahaba (AO 82)
USS Caney (AO 95)
USS Cohocton (AO 101)
USS Escambia (AO 80)
USS Kennebago (AO 81)
USS Mascoma (AO 83)
USS Ponaganset (AO 86)
USS Sebec (AO 87)
USS Soubarissen (AO 93)
USS Tamalpais (AO 96)
USS Tomahawk (AO 88)
USS Anacostia (AO 94)
USS Olkawaha (AO 84)
USS Pamanset (AO 85)

14 Oilers of the Escambia class.

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