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HMS Glasgow |
Laid Down : 25th March 1909
Launched : 30th September 1909
Completed : September 1910
Type : Cruiser
Class : Bristol
Builder : Fairfield
Country : UK
Sequence : This is the 6th ship with this name.
Fate : Sold for scrap 29th April 1927
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HMS Glasgow, 1914.
HMS Glasgow, 1919.
Timeline Entries :
15th November 1910 - At Portland for Home Fleet Regatta
January 1911 - Completed
August 1914 - Captain John Luce in Command
August 1914 - South America Station (Falklands)
4th August 1914 - At Rio de Janeiro
14th August 1914 - Took prize, a German ship belonging to the Hamburg S. Amerika Line
September 1914 - Took part in the Battle of Coronel
2nd September 1914 - Searched for Dresden
7th September 1914 - Arrived Montevideo
30th November 1914 - Capt. John Luce in Command
10th March 1915 - Cornered Dresden at Cumberland Bay in the remote Juan Fernandez Islands
10th July 1919 - Sailed Gibraltar for Portsmouth
April 1927 - Sold for scrapping
Database Currently Holds : 6274 ships and 6289 crew!
Last edited : 20:34, March 24, 2011
By : jbryce1437
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