These light, extremely fast (41 knots) cruisers were commissioned after the war began. Although a number were begun, only a few were completed in time to be used. Two went to France as war reparations after the war. Italy salvaged and/or completed two more.
The first, smaller drawing is from the 1950 ONI 200 and is probably more accurate than the second, wartime one.
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