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Re: World War I centenary update
« Reply #1335 on: July 05, 2017, 07:45:33 am »
5 July 1917

HMS Topaze, Hodeidah, 4.30pm: As requisite for closing town & bombarding dhows & enemy positions N & S of town
http://www.naval-history.net/OWShips-WW1-05-HMS_Topaze.htm

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Re: World War I centenary update
« Reply #1336 on: July 06, 2017, 07:32:41 am »
6 July 1917

HMS Northbrook (RIM), Hodeidah, 11.10am: Enemy opened fire on boats; Northbrook & Topaze replied
http://www.naval-history.net/OWShips-WW1-75-RIMS_Northbrook.htm

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Re: World War I centenary update
« Reply #1337 on: July 07, 2017, 07:50:26 am »
7 July 1917

HMS Ribble, 2-3am: Tenedos Island being shelled by batteries on Yuyeri & Bashika
http://www.naval-history.net/OWShips-WW1-10-HMS_Ribble.htm

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Re: World War I centenary update
« Reply #1338 on: July 08, 2017, 09:29:40 am »
8 July 1917

HMS Roxburgh, N Atlantic, 7.40am: Passed spar apparently attached to submerged wreckage; 40 17N, 49 55W http://www.naval-history.net/OWShips-WW1-05-HMS_Roxburgh.htm

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Re: World War I centenary update
« Reply #1339 on: July 08, 2017, 08:42:51 pm »
22 june 1917 Stavros raid killed 1 and wounded 8 men D Squadron of the RNAS had one Sopwith 1 1/2 strutter take off after the 3 german aircraft but couldn't catch them.

3 July 1917 Port said was bombed by FA (Flieger Abtelung Aviation unit) 300

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Re: World War I centenary update
« Reply #1340 on: July 09, 2017, 08:43:02 am »
9 July 1917

HMS Lord Minto, 10am: Took up patrol duties W of South Goodwin Light Vessel; lance bombs charged
http://www.naval-history.net/OWShips-WW1-31-HMS_Lord_Minto.htm



Also remembering on this day 843 men who died at Scapa Flow when HMS Vanguard sank following magazine explosions
http://www.naval-history.net/xDKCas1917-07Jul.htm

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Re: World War I centenary update
« Reply #1341 on: July 10, 2017, 07:58:44 am »
10 July 1917

HMS Perth, Laskhorai to Damo, noon: Sent whaler to SS Ville d'Alger flying distress signals [ashore at Damo] http://www.naval-history.net/OWShips-WW1-09-HMS_Perth.htm

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Re: World War I centenary update
« Reply #1342 on: July 11, 2017, 07:58:48 am »
11 July 1917

HMS Fearless, Gutter Sound, Scapa Flow: HMS Melampus & submarines K5, K10 & K14 arrived at noon
http://www.naval-history.net/OWShips-WW1-06-HMS_Fearless.htm

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Re: World War I centenary update
« Reply #1343 on: July 12, 2017, 07:36:17 am »
12 July 1917

HMS Britomart, Basra, 4.30pm: Sent to HMS Proserpine for drinking water [temperature 116oF]
http://www.naval-history.net/OWShips-WW1-19-HMS_Britomart.htm
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Re: World War I centenary update
« Reply #1344 on: July 13, 2017, 08:25:57 am »
13 July 1917

HMS Mersey, Kilwa Kisiwani, 7.30am. Provisioned observation post on Mpara Hill, 1 officer, 8 men for 7 days
http://www.naval-history.net/OWShips-WW1-03-HMS_Mersey.htm

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Re: World War I centenary update
« Reply #1345 on: July 14, 2017, 08:11:01 am »
14 July 1917

HMS Macedonia, off Bahia, Brazil, 10.55am: Observed white object, apparently piece of lava, floating
http://www.naval-history.net/OWShips-WW1-08-HMS_Macedonia.htm

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Re: World War I centenary update
« Reply #1346 on: July 15, 2017, 08:46:52 am »
15 July 1917

HMS Patuca, S of Iceland, 9.30pm: Passed raft of 6 barrels & planks
http://www.naval-history.net/OWShips-WW1-08-HMS_Patuca.htm

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Re: World War I centenary update
« Reply #1347 on: July 16, 2017, 08:55:55 am »
16 July 1917

HMS Endymion, Stavros, 4am: Anti-aircraft guns manned; 6.40am: Hostile aircraft dropped bombs
http://www.naval-history.net/OWShips-WW1-05-HMS_Endymion.htm

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Re: World War I centenary update
« Reply #1348 on: July 17, 2017, 08:02:14 am »
17 July 1917

HMS Patuca, S of Iceland, 9.43am: Boarded US SS Ida, New York to Archangel, munitions; allowed to proceed
http://www.naval-history.net/OWShips-WW1-08-HMS_Patuca.htm


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Re: World War I centenary update
« Reply #1349 on: July 18, 2017, 08:10:59 am »
18 July 1917

HMS Avoca, Bahia Aguacate, 1.20 pm: Ordered collier to make sketch of broken feed pump & send it over
http://www.naval-history.net/OWShips-WW1-08-HMS_Avoca.htm