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Name: VERULAM
Type: Destroyer
Keel: 08/02/1917
Launched: 03/10/1917
Completed: 12/12/1917
Builder: R & W Hawthorn, Leslie & Co
Yard: Hebburn
Yard Number: 495
Dimensions: 1300disp, 300.0 x 26.8 x 9.0(draft)ft
Engines: 2 x geared turbines, 27000shp
Engines by: Brown-Curtis, Glasgow
Propulsion: 2 x Screws, 34.0knots
Construction: Steel
Armament: 4 x 1 x 4.0ins QF, 1 x 12pdr, 2 x 2pdr QF guns, 2 x 2 x 21inch torpedo
History:
12/12/1917 British Royal Navy
04/09/1919 Sank
Comments: Member of the Admiralty V/W Class
Sank in a British minefield in the Gulf of Finland