Allied Warships


Bourrasque class

13 ships

The destroyer FR Sirocco of the French Navy. She was lost on 31 May 1940.

Technical information

Displacement1298 BRT 
Length106 meters 
Complement7 officers + 138 men 
Armament4 5.1" guns. (4x1).
2 37 mm AA (2x1).
4 13 mm AA (2x2).
6 21.7" torpedo tubes (2x3). 
Max speed33 knots
EnginesGeared turbines, 2 shafts 
Power31000 SHP 
Notes on class 

All ships of the Bourrasque class

French Navy French Navy (more on French Navy)

Tornade Lost on 8 Nov 1942
Typhon Lost on 9 Nov 1942
Bourrasque Lost on 30 May 1940
Cyclone Lost on 18 Jun 1940
Orage Lost on 23 May 1940
Sirocco Lost on 31 May 1940
Tramontane Lost on 8 Nov 1942

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HMS Mistral

13 Destroyers of the Bourrasque class. 7 of them were lost.

See all Destroyer classes.

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