H.M.S. Glasgow (1909)

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H.M.S. Glasgow (1909)
Pendant Number: N/A[1]
Builder: Fairfield Shipbuilding and Engineering Company[2]
Laid down: 25 Mar, 1909[3]
Launched: 30 Sep, 1909[4]
Commissioned: Sep, 1910[5]
Sold: 29 Apr, 1927[6]
Fate: to Ward, Morecambe[7]

H.M.S. Glasgow was one of five Bristol class cruisers completed for the Royal Navy in 1910.

Service

Glasgow re-commissioned at Portsmouth on 17 September, 1912. In mid-1913, she was on the South East Coast of America,[8] arriving at Santos under John Luce's command on 29 July, 1913.[9]

Glasgow paid off at Portsmouth on 2 February, 1920.[10]

Glasgow paid off 3 November, 1924.[11]

Captains

Dates of appointment are provided when known.

See Also

Footnotes

  1. Dittmar; Colledge. British Warships 1914–1919. p. 45.
  2. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1906–1921. p. 51.
  3. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1906–1921. p. 51.
  4. Dittmar; Colledge. British Warships 1914–1919. p. 45.
  5. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1906–1921. p. 51.
  6. Dittmar; Colledge. British Warships 1914–1919. p. 45.
  7. Dittmar; Colledge. British Warships 1914–1919. p. 45.
  8. The Navy List. (July, 1913). p. 319.
  9. "Naval And Military Intelligence." The Times (London, England), Thursday, Jul 31, 1913; pg. 12; Issue 40278.
  10. The Navy List. (January, 1921). p. 780.
  11. The Navy List. (April, 1925). p. 242.
  12. Hill Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/42. f. 454.
  13. The Navy List. (April, 1911). p. 320.
  14. Hill Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/42. f. 454.
  15. The Navy List. (October, 1916). p. 394q.
  16. Luce Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/43. f. 79.
  17. Smith Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/43/261. f. 261.
  18. Smith Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/43/261. f. 261.
  19. Edwards Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/44. f. 120.
  20. The Navy List. (February, 1919). p. 801.
  21. Edwards Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/44. f. 120.
  22. Waterer Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/44/380. f. 429.
  23. Waterer Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/44/380. f. 429.

Bibliography

  • Gray, Randal (editor) (1985). Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1906–1921. London: Conway Maritime Press. (on Amazon.com and Amazon.co.uk).


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