* HMS Velox * 1918. Contratorpedeiro da Royal Navy.
HMS Warspite (03) - Corazzata classe Queen Elizabeth - Entrata in servizio 8 marzo 1915 - Dislocamento (alla costruzione) 33.410 Lunghezza (globale) 195 m (con passeggiata di poppa) 196,5 (linea di galleggiamento) 183 m Larghezza 27,6 m Pescaggio 9,2 m - Velocità 24 nodi (44,4 km/h) Autonomia 8.600 n.mi. a 12,5 nodi (15.900 km a 23 km/h) 3.900 nm a 21 nodi (7.222 km a 42,6 km/h) 3.300 t di petrolio, 100 t di carbone Equipaggio 925 a 1.220 - Radiata nel 1945 Foto in the Indian Ocean.
The Japanese cruiser IJN Nachi under attack by American carrier aircraft near the Phillipines. It would be sunk later in the day. Nov 1944.
HMS Jackal (F22) was a J-class destroyer of the British Royal Navy. Completed in 1939, Jackal served in the Norwegian campaign and the Dunkirk evacuation before being deployed to the Mediterranean in 1941.
* Mohandas Gandhi * London, c.1889.
HMS Achates - HMS Achates was an A-class destroyer of the British Royal Navy launched on 4 October 1929 and commissioned on 27 March 1930. She was sunk on 31 December 1942 in the Battle of the Barents Sea.
Harry S. Truman.
HMS Curacao, a Ceres series, C Class Light Cruiser. Built by Pembroke Dockyard & commissioned 18/02/18. Served as flagship of the 5th Light Cruiser Squadron at Harwich during WW I. Just before outbreak WW II entered dock for conversion t an AA Cruiser. 24/04/40 during Norway campaign suffered heavy damage from aerial bombing. On 02/10/42 whilst escorting RMS Queen Mary, due to a misunderstanding by both Captains she was rammed by Queen Mary and sank with only 99 survivors.
Fotografias da prisão de "Benito Mussolini". 19/Junho/1903. #Berna, Suíça.
HMS Laforey (G99) was a British L-class destroyer of the Royal Navy. (wikipedia.image) #4A