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HMS Aurora |
Laid Down : 24th October 1912
Launched : 30th September 1913
Completed : September 1914
Type : Cruiser
Class : Arethusa
Builder : Devonport
Country : UK
Sequence : This is the 8th ship with this name.
Fate : To Canada 1st November 1920 as HMCS Aurora, paid off 1921 and disarmed 1922. Sold August 1927
HMS Aurora Photos for Sale
HMS Aurora, 1914.
HMS Aurora Photos Submitted to the Forum
Timeline Entries :
24th October 1912 - Laid down at Devonport Dckyard
30th September 1913 - Launched
September 1914 - Commissioned
September 1914 - Harwich Force
1st September 1914 - 1st Light Cruiser Squadron
February 1915 - Became Leader of 10th Cruiser Squadron
24th March 1916 - Aurora Part force that covered the seaplane raid on the Zeppelin base at Hoyer
5th June 1917 - Covered the bombardment of Ostend
1st November 1920 - Sold to Canada
HMS Aurora Artwork Collection
Dogger Bank Battle: Aurora begins the Action by W L Wyllie.
Database Currently Holds : 6274 ships and 6289 crew!
Last edited : 19:21, February 21, 2011
By : jbryce1437
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