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HMS Glorious was the second of the Courageous-class battlecruisers built for the Royal Navy during the First World War.Glorious was paid off after the end of the war, but was rebuilt as an aircraft carrier during the late 1920s. While evacuating British aircraft from Norway in June, the ship was sunk by the German battleships Scharnhorst and Gneisenau in the North Sea with the loss of over 1,200 lives.

HMS Glorious, 1918 - one of 3 'light battlecruisers' built with 4 x 15 in guns…

14 in battleship HMS Anson, sister of King George V (see nearby) at Plymouth, 1945.

King George V class battleship HMS Anson in best known for accepting the Japanese surrender at Hong Kong in though her significant Arctic service should not be overlooked. She was mothballed in 1949 and sold for scrap in

British battleship "Irresistible," launched 1898, sunk by a mine in the Dardanelles, 1915. Image: Scientific American, April 3, 1915

British battleship "Irresistible," launched sunk by a mine in the Dardanelles, Image: Scientific American, April 1915

BRITISH SHIPS FIRST WORLD WAR (SP 578) HM Submarine H.4 at Brindisi, August 1916.

BRITISH SHIPS FIRST WORLD WAR (SP 578) HM Submarine H.4 at Brindisi, August 1916.

The Sinking Of the Tirpitz 10 Insanely Daring Air Raids in History

10 Insanely Daring Air Raids in History

German battleship Tirpitz during parking Norwegian Faettenforde (Faettenfjord). In this fjord battleship was a long time in 1942 and Applied to the body camouflage, conceal the silhouette and size of the s

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