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HMS Champion |
Laid Down : 9th March 1914
Launched : 29th May 1915
Completed : 20th December 1915
Type : Cruiser
Class : Calliope
Builder : Hawthorn Leslie
Country : UK
Sequence : This is the 4th ship with this name.
Fate : Sold for scrap 28th July 1934
HMS Champion Photos for Sale
HMS Champion, 1924.
HMS Champion, 1928.
Timeline Entries :
9th March 1914 - Laid down at Hawthorn Leslie and Company
29th May 1915 - Pennant Number 25
29th May 1915 - Launched
20th December 1915 - Commissioned
April 1916 - 13th Destroyer Flotilla. Flagship
31st May 1916 - 13 DF. Took Part in the Battle of Jutland
31st May 1916 - Capt. J.U. Farie in Command
31st May 1916 - Took part in the Battle of Jutland
31st May 1916 - Capt. James U. Farie in Command
November 1917 - Capt. H.B.S. Dutton in Command
7th February 1919 - Capt. H.B.S. Dutton in Command
8th February 1919 - At Sheerness
8th February 1919 - Capt. F.D. Arnold-Forster in Command
19th February 1919 - Capt. A.B.S. Dutton in Command
19th February 1919 - Arrived Sheerness
1st June 1919 - 2nd Light Cruiser Squadron, Home Fleet (Temporarilly attached)
26th July 1924 - Fleet Review at Spithead
1931 - Sold
2nd March 1933 - Arrived Portsmouth
17th April 1933 - Arrived Portsmouth
July 1934 - Sold for scrapping
13th August 1934 - In dockyard control at Portsmouth
Database Currently Holds : 6273 ships and 6288 crew!
Last edited : 19:15, March 8, 2011
By : jbryce1437
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