H.M.S. Charger (1894)

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H.M.S. Charger (1894)
Builder: Yarrow[1]
Ordered: 1893-94[2]
Laid down: Nov, 1893[3]
Launched: 15 Sep, 1894[4]
Commissioned: Feb, 1896[5]
Broken up: 1912[6]

H.M.S. Charger was one of forty-two "A" class destroyers built for the Royal Navy — a "27 knotter".

She was broken up before the war.

Service

Captains

Dates of appointment are provided when known.

See Also

Footnotes

  1. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 91.
  2. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 91.
  3. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 91.
  4. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 91.
  5. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 91.
  6. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 91.
  7. "Naval & Military intelligence" The Times (London). Thursday, 20 March 1902. (36720), p. 10.
  8. "Captain Wilding, R.N." (Obituaries). The Times. Wednesday, 14 June, 1933. Issue 46470, col D, pg 16.
  9. The Navy List. (November, 1905). p. 293.
  10. Copleston Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/44/99. f. 110.
  11. The Navy List. (March, 1907). p. 292.
  12. Copleston Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/44/99. f. 110.
  13. The Navy List. (July, 1909). p. 292.
  14. The Navy List. (April, 1911). p. 292.

Bibliography


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