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HMS Hermes |
Laid Down : April 1897
Launched : 7th April 1898
Completed : October 1899
Type : Cruiser
Class : Hermes
Builder : Fairfield
Country : UK
Sequence : This is the 6th ship with this name.
Fate : Sunk 31st October 1914
Converted to seaplane carrier 1913
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HMS Hermes, 1913.
HMS Hermes, 1899.
HMS Hermes, 1899.
HMS Hermes before she was torpedoed by U27 on31st October 1914.
Drill on HMS Hermes
Timeline Entries :
7th April 1898 - Launched
10th December 1899 - Capt. F.H. Henderson in Command
10th December 1899 - Sailed Las Palmas for Bermuda
1900 - North America and West Indies Station
1903 - Commenced Fleet Maneouvres
5th August 1903 - On Fleet Maneouvres
1904 - Channel Fleet
31st October 1904 - Arrived Villagarcia
1905 - Attached to the Atlantic Fleet
June 1906 - East Indies Station
June 1906 - Flag of Vice Admiral Poe
June 1906 - Captain Douglas R. L. Nicholson in Command
1907 - East Indies Station
1908 - Cape of Good Hope Station
1909 - Cape of Good Hope Station
1912 - Converted to take seaplanes
15th March 1913 - Sailed Ascension for Las Palmas
Database Currently Holds : 6278 ships and 6289 crew!
Last edited : 18:52, March 26, 2011
By : jbryce1437
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