H.M.S. Indefatigable (1891)

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H.M.S. Indefatigable (1891)
Builder: London & Glasgow, Glasgow[1]
Laid down: 1890[2]
Launched: 12 Mar, 1891[3]
Commissioned: 1892[4]
Sold: 1913[5]

H.M.S. Indefatigable was one of 21 Apollo class second-class cruisers completed in the early to mid 1890s.

She was renamed Melpomene in 1910 so that the new battlecruiser Indefatigable could take her name.

Service

Captains

Dates of appointment are provided when known.

See Also

Footnotes

  1. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 76.
  2. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 76.
  3. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 76.
  4. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 76.
  5. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 76.
  6. Carter Service Record. In our PDF for Arthur William Carter. The National Archives. ADM 196/38. f. 198.
  7. Carter Service Record. In our PDF for Arthur William Carter. The National Archives. ADM 196/38. f. 198.
  8. Bayly Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/39. f. 79.
  9. Bayly Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/19. f. 444.
  10. Campbell Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/38/221. ff. 195, 199.
  11. Campbell Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/38/221. ff. 195, 199.
  12. Gaunt Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/42. f. 276.
  13. Gaunt Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/20. f. 575.
  14. Nelson-Ward Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/42. f. 378.
  15. Nelson-Ward Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/42. f. 378.
  16. Borrett Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/42. f. 505.
  17. Borrett Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/42. f. 505.
  18. The Navy List. (August, 1912). p. 343.

Bibliography


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