Saumarez belongs to the emergency S-class destroyer in E-country navy force. This is a prominent destroyer, in Battle of the North Cape, Saumarez's torpedo hit Scharnhorst. In the naval battle on May 5 in 1945, her radar locked Haguro and went through dangers for torpedoing. Her action created opportunities for the rest of the destroyer, and eventually sank Haguro.
Named after Admiral James Saumarez.
E-Country 4.7in Guns in twin mounts
Ah... Hi... I’m destroyer Saumarez... Although I’m not so strong.
Since you've made the decision, please be nice to me. I'll work harder,too.
The comment from Saumarez's illustrator:
She is an excellent student of a religious school, and she likes to missionizing her friend destroyers. In battles, she performs bravely with a faith to the god. Also, she is lucky enough.The equipment of her is fit to fulfill the task in the North Pole. The antenna on her head allow her to hear the oracle.
Saumarez received an unlisted update as part of the September 2016 event patch, upgrading her battle sprite to include unique animations. She became the first legacy sprite to be upgraded to the new "4.0" standard of battle sprites that first appeared with event ship rewards.