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Name Official number Flag IMO
JACKAL       
Year built Date launched Date completed
1939  25/10/1938  13/04/1939 
Vessel type Vessel description
Naval Destroyer  Steel Steam Turbine 2 Masts 
Builder Yard Yard no
John Brown & Co Ltd., Clydebank Clydebank  556 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
 / 1760  / 1690 disp 356 ft 6 in oa  35 ft 8 in    13 ft 8 in 
Engine builder ,
Engine detail
2-shaft Parsons geared turbines, 2 Admiralty 3-drum boilers, oil, 40,000shp giving 36 knots 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Admiralty     
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
 
Vessel history
Destroyer J, K, and N Class - F22, G.22

Battle Honours: ATLANTIC 1939-41 - NORWAY 1940 - ENGLISH CHANNEL 1940 - CRETE 1941 - MEDITERRANEAN 1941 - LIBYA 1940-41 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1942  Scuttled 12/05/1942 
Disposal Detail
Sunk after an air attack 12/5/1942. Jackal was badly damaged, her back was broken and she was on fire. She was taken in tow by Jervis, but was then abandoned and sunk by a torpedo from Jervis 
 

 



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