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HMS Chester |
Laid Down : 7th October 1914
Launched : 8th December 1915
Completed : May 1916
Type : Cruiser
Class : Birkenhead
Builder : Cammell Laird
Country : UK
Sequence : This is the 4th ship with this name.
Fate : Sold for scrap 9th November 1921
HMS Chester Photos for Sale
HMS Chester, 1916.
Crew of HMS Chester.
Timeline Entries :
8th December 1915 - Launched
May 1916 - 3rd Light Cruiser Squadron
31st May 1916 - Capt. R.N. Lawson in Command
31st May 1916 - Took part in the Battle of Jutland
31st March 1920 - Cdr. Arthur W. Lowis in Command
31st March 1920 - Paid off at Sneerness from the Nore Reserve for disposal
November 1921 - Sold for scrapping
HMS Chester Artwork Collection
Boy (First Class) J. T. Cornwell Of The Chester Though Mortally wounded, Stands At His Post Amid The dead And Wounded Guns Crew.
Database Currently Holds : 6278 ships and 6289 crew!
Last edited : 20:03, March 8, 2011
By : jbryce1437
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