Lead ship of one of the series of large destroyers (contre-torpilleurs) – characteristic for the French Navy ship type, which main purpose was to fight destroyers. It was large in size and fast. It could match modern destroyers' torpedo armament power, and was significantly superior to them when it came to the artillery, carrying five 139-mm guns.
Duca degli Abruzzi, aka ”Luigi di Savoia Duca Degli Abruzzi” was the pinnacle of Italian light cruisers of the Condottieri-class and the most powerful of them. Differed from its predecessors by the more powerful armament, significantly improved armour, but slightly slower speed.
A lot of balance changes.
A project of a medium-size destroyer, officially named "fleet destroyer" (type 1940). The ships of this series were built in the Netherlands based on the Dutch designs and components. From other German members of the type the project differed favorably by the overall balance of the characteristics.
Yamato's sister ship.