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| Name :
HMS Boadicea |
Laid Down : 1st June 1907
Launched : 14th May 1908
Completed : June 1909
Type : Cruiser
Class : Boadicea
Builder : Pembroke
Country : UK
Sequence : This is the 3rd ship with this name.
Fate : Sold for scrap 13th July 1926
Converted to minelayer 1917. On harbour service from Januaary 1921.
HMS Boadicea Photos for Sale
HMS Boadicea, 1911.
HMS Boadicea c.1912.
Officers of HMS Boadicea c.1912.
Timeline Entries :
14th May 1908 - Launched
10th June 1909 - Commissioned into the 1st Destroyer Flotilla
12th June 1909 - Fleet Review at Spithead
27th July 1910 - Sailed Torquay for Naval Review
27th July 1910 - Arrived back at Torquay after Naval Review
23rd June 1911 - At Spithead for Fleet Review
1st May 1912 - 3rd Destroyer Flotilla (Harwich)
9th July 1912 - Spithead Review
19th January 1914 - Arrived Vigo
15th April 1914 - Capt. L.C.S. Woolcombe in Command
15th April 1914 - Arrived Sheerness
8th August 1914 - 2nd Battle Squadron in Home Waters
31st May 1916 - Capt. L.C.S. Woollcombe in Command
31st May 1916 - Took part in the Battle of Jutland
31st March 1919 - Capt. E.H. Edwards in Command
1st April 1919 - Capt. H.W.C. Hughes in Command
14th February 1920 - To be paid off for disposal
14th February 1920 - Capt. H.W.C. Hughes in Command
July 1926 - Sold for scrapping
Database Currently Holds : 6274 ships and 6289 crew!
Last edited : 22:27, February 28, 2011
By : jbryce1437
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