H.M.S. Blanche (1889)

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H.M.S. Blanche (1889)
Builder: Pembroke Royal Dockyard[1]
Laid down: May, 1888[2]
Launched: 6 Sep, 1889[3]
Commissioned: 30 Dec, 1890[4]
Sold: 1905[5]

H.M.S. Blanche was one of four third class protected cruisers of the Barracouta class completed for the Royal Navy in 1890.

There was a small cruiser named Blanche that came after and fought in the Great War.

Captains

Dates of appointment are provided when known.

See Also

Footnotes

  1. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 81.
  2. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 81.
  3. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 81.
  4. The Navy List. (March, 1892). p. 204.
  5. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 81.
  6. The Navy List. (March, 1892). p. 204.
  7. Marx Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/39. f. 862.
  8. The Navy List. (May, 1902). p. 231.
  9. Foot Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/42. f. 218.
  10. The Navy List. (May, 1903). p. 234.
  11. The Navy List. (May, 1903). p. 234.

Bibliography


Barracouta Class Third Class Protected Cruiser
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