H.M.S. Hero (1885)

From The Dreadnought Project
Jump to: navigation, search
H.M.S. Hero (1885)
Builder: Chatham Royal Dockyard[1]
Ordered: 1878-79 Programme[2]
Laid down: 11 Apr, 1884[3]
Launched: 27 Oct, 1885[4]
Commissioned: May, 1888[5]
Sunk: 18 Feb, 1908[6]
Fate: as gunnery target

Service

Captains

Dates of appointment are provided when known.

See Also

Footnotes

  1. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 28.
  2. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 28.
  3. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 28.
  4. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 28.
  5. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 28.
  6. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 28.
  7. St. Clair Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/37. f. 1143.
  8. St. Clair Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/37. f. 1143.
  9. "Fifty Years in the Navy" (Obituaries). The Times. Tuesday, 27 December, 1921. Issue 42913, col F, p. 10.
  10. Simons Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/39. f. 1189.
  11. Simons Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/39. f. 1189.
  12. The Navy List. (March, 1896). p. 229.
  13. The Navy List. (October, 1898). p. 257.
  14. The Navy List. (February, 1900). p. 258.
  15. Month and day of month entirely illegible.
  16. Baker Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/18. f. 391.
  17. Baker Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/18. f. 391.
  18. The Navy List. (January, 1901). p. 264.
  19. The Navy List. (May, 1903). p. 268.
  20. The Navy List. (October, 1904). p. 326.
  21. Whitehead Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/43/453. f. 504.
  22. Whitehead Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/43/453. f. 504.

Bibliography


Conqueror Class Second Class Battleship
  Conqueror Hero  
<– Swiftsure Class Battleships (UK) Colossus Class –>