C.1947. PORT BOW VIEW OF THE DESTROYER HMAS QUICKMATCH (G92). NOTE THE 4.7 INCH MARK IX GUNS IN ...

Accession Number 301274
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white
Physical description Black & white
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
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C.1947. PORT BOW VIEW OF THE DESTROYER HMAS QUICKMATCH (G92). NOTE THE 4.7 INCH MARK IX GUNS IN SINGLE CPXVIII MOUNTINGS FORWARD AND THE TWIN 20 MM OERLIKON AA GUNS FITTED IN THE BRIDGE WINGS. A TYPE 291 RADAR AERIAL IS FITTED AT THE MASTHEAD AND A TYPE 285 FIRE CONTROL RADAR AERIAL IS MOUNTED ABOVE THE HIGH ANGLE DIRECTOR. (NAVAL HISTORICAL COLLECTION)