armament of the Zerstörer 1936B class was scaled back to single mounted 12.7
cm guns plus the anti-aircraft armament was enlarged. The power of this change
was not proved in high seas as this sub-class solely operated in the Baltic and
seacoast waters. Two ships were never finished, being scrapped following the war.
The three that were designated were all lost.
The ships in this class
Z-35, Z-36, Z-43, Z-44 and Z-45.
German Warships, 1815-1945: Major Surface Vessels.
German Warships, 1815-1945: U-boats and Mine Warfare Vessels.
German warships of the Second World War.
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