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HMS Caroline |
Laid Down : 28th January 1914
Launched : 29th September 1914
Completed : 4th December 1914
Type : Cruiser
Class : Caroline
Builder : Cammell Laird
Country : UK
Sequence : This is the 8th ship with this name.
Became Royal Navy Volunteer Reserve drill ship in April 1924. Still in service in dock at Belfast. After HMS Victory, she is the second oldest ship in Royal Navy service and is the last floating survivor of the Battle of Jutland.
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HMS Caroline, 1914.
HMS Caroline, 1927.
HMS Caroline, 1930.
Timeline Entries :
January 1914 - Laid down at Cammell Laird
December 1914 - Pennant Number 87
December 1914 - Completed
December 1914 - 4th Destroyer Flotilla. Grand Fleet. Flagship
February 1915 - 1st Light Cruiser Squadron
November 1915 - 4th Light Cruiser Squadron
1916 - 4th Destroyer Flotilla. Humber. Flagship
31st May 1916 - Took part in the Battle of Jutland
31st May 1916 - At the Battle of Jutland.
31st May 1916 - Capt. H.R. Crooke in Command
1st June 1919 - 4th Light Cruiser Squadron East Indies Station
29th June 1919 - Sailed Pembroke Dock
2nd July 1919 - Passed Gibraltar for the East Indies
2nd July 1919 - Pased Gibraltar for East Indies
6th July 1919 - Arrived Malta
18th July 1919 - Arrived Berbera
28th July 1919 - Arrived Bombay
12th December 1919 - Arrived Calcutta
16th April 1920 - Sailed Colombo for Bombay
27th June 1920 - Arrived and Sailed Perim
6th August 1920 - Arrived Colombo
3rd January 1921 - Sailed Bombay for Madras
17th March 1921 - Arrived Madras
3rd April 1921 - Sailed Colombo for Bombay
30th July 1921 - Arrived Port Louis, Mauritius
3rd August 1921 - Sailed Port Louis for Diego Garcia
15th August 1921 - Sailed Colombo for Trincomalee
16th August 1921 - Arrived Trincomalee
29th November 1921 - Sailed Bombay
21st December 1921 - Sailed Colombo for Aden
28th December 1921 - Arrivied Aden and Sailed for Suez
1929 - Sold
Database Currently Holds : 6250 ships and 6263 crew!
Last edited : 19:22, March 7, 2011
By : jbryce1437
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