HMS Pelican(U 86), an Egret class Sloop built by Thornycroft Woolston & commissioned 02/03/39. Designed as a general-purpose vessel, and intended for use as a survey ship in the West Indies, Pelican was modified during her build for service as a convoy escort and anti-submarine warfare ship. 1200t. Length 276ft. Powered by geared steam turbines on twin shafts, 3,600shp to give 19kts. Crew 188. 4x2 x 4" AA guns & 4 x 0.5" AA guns
HMS Dreadnought - first of the Modern era battleships. What began as a naval arms race between England and Germany, resulted in the uniformity of turret gun size being implemented on battleships of all nations.
jcsmarinenews: “HMS Valiant HMS Valiant was a Queen Elizabeth-class battleship built for the Royal Navy during the early She participated in the Battle of Jutland during the First World War as part of the Grand Fleet.