C.1942. STARBOARD SIDE VIEW OF THE DESTROYER HMAS QUICKMATCH (G92). SHE IS ARMED WITH FOUR 4.7 ...

Accession Number 301270
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white - Film copy negative acetate
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
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C.1942. STARBOARD SIDE VIEW OF THE DESTROYER HMAS QUICKMATCH (G92). SHE IS ARMED WITH FOUR 4.7 INCH MARK IX GUNS IN SINGLE CPXVIII MOUNTINGS. CLOSE RANGE ARMAMENT CONSISTS OF A QUADRUPLE 2 POUNDER AA MOUNTING SITED ABAFT THE FUNNEL, AND SIX SINGLE 20 MM OERLIKON AA GUNS, TWO IN THE BRIDGE WINGS AND FOUR AROUND THE SEARCHLIGHT PLATFORM AMIDSHIPS. SHE WEARS AN ADMIRALTY INTERMEDIATE DISRUPTIVE TYPE CAMOUFLAGE SCHEME. (NAVAL HISTORICAL COLLECTION)