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HMS Gloucester |
Laid Down : 15th April 1909
Launched : 28th October 1909
Completed : October 1910
Type : Cruiser
Class : Bristol
Builder : Beardmore
Country : UK
Sequence : This is the 9th ship with this name.
Fate : Sold for scrap 9th May 1921
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HMS Gloucester, anchored in Maltas grand harbour during Christmas 1914.
HMS Gloucester c.1912.
Timeline Entries :
23rd June 1911 - At Spithead for Fleet Review
3rd February 1912 - At Spithead for the arrival of the King and Queen
9th July 1912 - Spithead Review
8th February 1914 - In the Mediterranean at the outbreak of WWI at Malta
February 1915 - 3rd Light Cruiser Squadron
31st May 1916 - Took Part in the Battle of Jutland
31st May 1916 - Capt W.F. Blunt in Command
31st May 1916 - Took part in the Battle of Jutland
December 1916 - Transferred to the Mediterranean
31st March 1919 - Recommissioned at Plymout for service with the Home Fleet
31st October 1919 - Arrived Aberdeen
May 1921 - Sold for scrapping
Database Currently Holds : 6278 ships and 6289 crew!
Last edited : 21:18, March 24, 2011
By : jbryce1437
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