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World Naval Ships Timeline - 23 October (135 matching entries)






23rdOctober1869HMS DidoLaunched
23rdOctober1897HMS CuracoaSailed Funchal for Las Palmas
23rdOctober1911HMS D6Launched
23rdOctober1916HMS G4Launched
23rdOctober1916HMS General WolfeTorpedoed
23rdOctober1920HMS BenbowAt Malta
23rdOctober1920 DixmudeAt Malta
23rdOctober1920HMS CalypsoAt Malta
23rdOctober1920HMS DublinAt Malta
23rdOctober1920HMS AjaxAt Malta
23rdOctober1920HMS Emperor of IndiaAt Malta
23rdOctober1920HMS Emperor of IndiaFlagship of Rear-Admiral Sir Richard Webb
23rdOctober1920HMS Iron DukeArrived Malta
23rdOctober1920HMS Iron DukeFlagship of Admiral Sir John M. de Robeck
23rdOctober1929HMS EffinghamArrived Bombay
23rdOctober1930HMS BridgewaterSailed Chemulpo
23rdOctober1933HMS DuncanArrived Malta
23rdOctober1933HMS AcheronArrived Malta
23rdOctober1933HMS CyclopsArrived Malta
23rdOctober1933HMS DefenderArrived Aden
23rdOctober1933HMS DefenderSailed Aden
23rdOctober1933HMS DanaeArrived Bermuda
23rdOctober1933HMS DelhiArrived Malta
23rdOctober1933HMS DelhiArrived Malta
23rdOctober1933HMS DespatchArrived Malta
23rdOctober1933HMS ArdentArrived Malta
23rdOctober1933HMS AntelopeArrived Malta
23rdOctober1933HMS ArrowArrived Malta
23rdOctober1933HMS DecoyArrived Malta
23rdOctober1933HMS DianaArrived Malta
23rdOctober1933HMS DouglasArrived Malta
23rdOctober1933HMS DevonshireArrived Malta
23rdOctober1933HMS LondonArrived Malta
23rdOctober1933HMS LondonArrived Malta
23rdOctober1934HMS DelhiCapt. H.B. Rawlings Relinquished Command
23rdOctober1934HMS DelhiCapt. W.S. Chalmers Assumed Command
23rdOctober1934HMS DelhiPaid off and recommissioned at Plymouth
23rdOctober1934HMS EmeraldArrived Colombo
23rdOctober1934HMS CarlisleSailed Freetown
23rdOctober1934HMS GrimsbyCdr. N.V. Grace Assumed Command
23rdOctober1934HMS GrimsbyArrived Singapore
23rdOctober1934HMS LeithArrived Thursday Island
23rdOctober1934HMS LeithArrived Thursday Island
23rdOctober1936HMS EskArrived St. Jean de Luz
23rdOctober1936HMS DespatchArrived Tangier
23rdOctober1936HMS CuracoaArrived Portsmouth
23rdOctober1936HMS GloriousArrived Suda Bay
23rdOctober1936HMS GriffinArrived Barcelona
23rdOctober1936HMS HeroArrived Portsmouth
23rdOctober1936HMS HeroCommissioned
23rdOctober1936HMS HeroArrived Portsmouth
23rdOctober1936HMS KeppelArrived Plymouth
23rdOctober1936HMS FlindersArrived Portsmouth
23rdOctober1936HMS HeraldArrived Oenang
23rdOctober1936HMS BarhamArrived Gibraltar
23rdOctober1936HMS BlancheArrived Rosyth
23rdOctober1936HMS BrazenArrived Rosyth
23rdOctober1936HMS BeagleArrived Rosyth
23rdOctober1936HMS BrilliantArrived Rosyth
23rdOctober1936HMS BulldogArrived Rosyth
23rdOctober1937HMS ActiveArrived Port Said
23rdOctober1937HMS GipsyArrived Gibraltar
23rdOctober1937HMS DefenderArrived Pei Taiho
23rdOctober1937HMS FoxhoundArrived and sailed Sheerness
23rdOctober1937HMS FuryArrived Gibraltar
23rdOctober1937HMS EskArrived Gibraltar
23rdOctober1937HMS DanaeSailed Hong Kong for UK
23rdOctober1937HMS DanaeSailed Hong Kong for Penang
23rdOctober1937HMS DespatchSailed Valencia for Barcelona
23rdOctober1937HMS DecoyArrived Wei Hai Wei
23rdOctober1937HMS EchoArrived Gibraltar
23rdOctober1937HMS EscapadeArrived Gibraltar
23rdOctober1937HMS ExpressArrived Gibraltar
23rdOctober1937HMS FearlessArrived Plymouth
23rdOctober1937HMS ForesterArrived Gibraltar
23rdOctober1937HMS ExmouthArrived Gibraltar
23rdOctober1937HMS GarlandArrived Gibraltar
23rdOctober1937HMS H34Arrived Portland
23rdOctober1937HMS EclipseArrived Gibraltar
23rdOctober1937HMS EnchantressArrived Nantes
23rdOctober1937HMS GlasgowArrived Milford Haven
23rdOctober1939HMS AshantiOff Norwegian Coast
23rdOctober1939HMS AshantiSailed Scapa Flow to escort an iron ore convoy from Narvik
23rdOctober1939HMS BedouinSailed Loch Ewe for the Clyde
23rdOctober1939HMS AuroraSailed Loch Ewe
23rdOctober1939HMS AuroraSailed Loch Ewe
23rdOctober1939HMS FoxhoundSailed Scapa Flow
23rdOctober1939HMS FurySailed Scapa Flow
23rdOctober1939HMS AcastaDetached from Convoy OA.23
23rdOctober1939HMS AcastaAssisted Attacking a submarine contact 90° off the Lizard
23rdOctober1939HMS AcastaMissed by a torpedo in 49-48N, 5-22W
23rdOctober1939HMS ArdentAssisted Attacking a submarine contact 90° off the Lizard
23rdOctober1939HMS ArdentDetached from Convoy OA.23
23rdOctober1939HMS CairoSailed Grimsby on escort duties
23rdOctober1939HMS CurlewSailed Scapa Flow
23rdOctober1939HMS ElectraSailed Southend escorting Convoy OA.24G
23rdOctober1939HMS EscortSailed Southend escorting Convoy OA.24G
23rdOctober1939HMS FameOff Norwegian Coast
23rdOctober1939HMS FameSailed Scapa Flow to escort an iron ore convoy from Narvik
23rdOctober1939HMS FearlessSailed Scapa Flow
23rdOctober1939HMS FiredrakeSailed Loch Ewe for the Clyde
23rdOctober1939HMS ForesterSailed Loch Ewe for the Clyde
23rdOctober1939HMS GallantAttacked a submarine contact 90° off the Lizard
23rdOctober1939HMS HunterSailed Freetown escorting Convoy SL.6
23rdOctober1939HMS ImpulsiveSailed Plymouth for Scapa Flow
23rdOctober1939HMS JavelinTaken in hand for repair by Smiths Dock
23rdOctober1939HMS FuriousSailed Loch Ewe for the Clyde
23rdOctober1939HMS EdinburghSailed Rosyth. Joined the escort off Muckle Flugga
23rdOctober1939HMS EdinburghSailed Rosyth to rendezvous with Commodore D in light cruiser Aurora 20 miles north of Muckle Flugga
23rdOctober1939HMS BerwickSailed Bermuda
23rdOctober1940HMCS CourtenayOrdered from Prince Rupert Dry Dock & Shipyards Co, Prince Rupert BC
23rdOctober1940HMS CotswoldLt.Cdr. Peter John Knowling, RN
23rdOctober1941HMS BootleLaunched
23rdOctober1943HMS ArcturusT/Lt. Harry Reginald Grief, RNR
23rdOctober1943HMS ArcturusPennant J283
23rdOctober1943HMS ArcturusCommissioned
23rdOctober1943HMS CromartySunk by mine, Straits of Bonifacio, Mediterranean
23rdOctober1943HMS CharybdisSunk
23rdOctober1943HMS CharybdisCaptain Voelcker in Command
23rdOctober1944HMS Loch CraggieCommissioned
23rdOctober1950HMS BermudaSailed Plymouth. Arrived Weymouth Bay
23rdOctober1951HMS BermudaSailed Simonstown
23rdOctober1959HMS CavalierSailed Hong Kong
23rdOctober1970HMS CarysfortSold for scrap to BISCO to be broken up by J Cashmore
23rdOctober1971HMS GavintonSailed Port Louis Mauritius
23rdOctober1971HMS HubberstonSailed Port Louis Mauritius
23rdOctober1971HMS BrintonSailed Port Louis Mauritius
23rdOctober1971HMS BossingtonSailed Port Louis Mauritius
23rdOctober1971HMS BeltonRan aground in Loch Maddy
23rdOctober1981HMS AmbuscadeArrived Gibraltar
23rdOctober2003HMS LindisfarnePortsmouth
23rdOctober2003HMS CornwallDevonport
23rdOctober2007HMS Iron DukePlymouth Sound
23rdOctober2008HMS IllustriousPortsmouth
23rdOctober2008HMS CornwallDevonport
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