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Old 11-04-2012, 09:32
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I wonder if it's the former HMS Hindustan?
Sorry, no. The HINDUSTAN of 1841 was a wooden ship of the line. The Quiz ship was built of iron and steel vide #18173.
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Old 11-04-2012, 16:11
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I have a feeling she's the Exmouth
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Old 11-04-2012, 21:56
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I have a feeling she's the Exmouth
Correct.

HMS EXMOUTH, later the Mercantile Marine training ship WORCESTER (III).

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Old 12-04-2012, 11:25
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name and navy please
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Old 12-04-2012, 14:57
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I guess it's the Romanian monitor "Basarabia" (ex-"Marx", ex-"Ujvidek", ex-K.u.K. SMS "Inn"), launched in 1915, captured by SU forces in 1944, renamed "Kerch", returned to Romania in 1951 and stricken in 1960.
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Old 13-04-2012, 08:17
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I guess it's the Romanian monitor "Basarabia" (ex-"Marx", ex-"Ujvidek", ex-K.u.K. SMS "Inn"), launched in 1915, captured by SU forces in 1944, renamed "Kerch", returned to Romania in 1951 and stricken in 1960.


I'm afraid not
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Old 13-04-2012, 09:18
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Yugoslavia's DRAVA?
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Old 13-04-2012, 13:19
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Yugoslavia's DRAVA?


that's the fella.
Originally Serbian
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Old 13-04-2012, 20:46
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that's the fella.
Originally Serbian

Thank you.

Name, please:
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Old 13-04-2012, 23:12
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French destroyer Amiral Senes, formerly SMS S-113.
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French destroyer Amiral Senes, formerly SMS S-113.
Correct.

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Old 14-04-2012, 23:12
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Name and navy plz ?
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Thetis Bay, USN........DFO
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Old 15-04-2012, 08:51
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Thetis Bay, USN........DFO
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Thank you. CLASS NAME and NAVY please..........DFO
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Old 15-04-2012, 15:43
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Thank you. CLASS NAME and NAVY please..........DFO

I think it's a Saudi Al Riyadh class frigate
although there is a lot of similarity between a lot of 'stealthy' warships these days.
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GEEZUNKED! NEXT! This class is fairly distinctive: bow shape, mainmast, "A" gun mount...... DFO
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Old 16-04-2012, 07:07
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try this 'stealth' frigate
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Old 16-04-2012, 10:00
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INS Shivalik (F47)
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Old 16-04-2012, 11:52
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INS Shivalik (F47)
yes indeed
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Old 16-04-2012, 12:06
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Name and navy plz ?
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Old 16-04-2012, 21:04
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Name and navy plz ?

could be the Brazilian landing ship Duc de caxias.
She was an ex american county type landing ship. It looks as though the cranes were modernised for stulken types.
Also thaat looks like an attempt aat erasing sugar loaf mountain in the background.
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Old 16-04-2012, 21:45
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No sugar loaf mountain removed. The mystery ship was built in the country that used it, although it was somewhat based on the De Soto class LST.
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Old 17-04-2012, 01:49
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Argentina's CABO SAN ANTONIO?
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Old 17-04-2012, 06:39
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