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Re: World War I centenary update
« Reply #1245 on: April 15, 2017, 08:36:36 am »
15 April 1917

HMS Severn: Ship's company on passage from Durban to Zanzibar in HMFM Trent [Severn in tow]  http://www.naval-history.net/OWShips-WW1-03-HMS_Severn.htm

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« Reply #1246 on: April 16, 2017, 09:42:19 am »
16 April 1917

HMS Odin, Perim patrol, 10pm: Bright light observed ... big fire on mainland (French Somaliland)  http://www.naval-history.net/OWShips-WW1-18-HMS_Odin.htm

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« Reply #1247 on: April 17, 2017, 09:43:42 am »
17 April 1917

HMS Duke of Edinburgh, near Tory Island, 3.19am: Observed track of torpedo pass ahead of ship starboard to port http://www.naval-history.net/OWShips-WW1-05-HMS_Duke_of_Edinburgh2.htm

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« Reply #1248 on: April 18, 2017, 07:48:55 am »
18 April 1917

HMS Amethyst, Abrolhos Rocks, am: Observed comet  [presumably Mellish] in sky to eastward http://www.naval-history.net/OWShips-WW1-05-HMS_Amethyst.htm

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« Reply #1249 on: April 19, 2017, 08:33:46 am »
19 April 1917

HMS Lama, Aqaba, 4.10pm: SNO joined from HMS Northbrook also landing party & Egyptian troops http://www.naval-history.net/OWShips-WW1-09-HMS_Lama.htm

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« Reply #1250 on: April 20, 2017, 07:49:02 am »
20 April 1917

HMS Trent, towing HMS Severn Durban to Zanzibar, am: Strong wind, rough sea, ship labouring & towing heavily http://www.naval-history.net/OWShips-WW1-09-HMS_Trent.htm

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« Reply #1251 on: April 21, 2017, 07:54:17 am »
21 April 1917

HMS Empress, Port Said, 1pm: SS Minnetonka getting into berth drifted down on top of us causing damages http://www.naval-history.net/OWShips-WW1-04-HMS_Empress.htm

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« Reply #1252 on: April 22, 2017, 07:54:43 am »
22 April 1917

HMS Enterprise, Jalajil Point, 3pm: HMS Imogene sent over cask of cement & sheep http://www.naval-history.net/OWShips-WW1-18-HMS_Enterprise.htm

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« Reply #1253 on: April 23, 2017, 10:06:56 am »
23 April 1917

HMS Endymion, Stavros, 10.45am: SS Asteria alongside with 2 railway engines to be hoisted out by main derrick http://www.naval-history.net/OWShips-WW1-05-HMS_Endymion.htm

HMS St George, Salonika, 9pm: Rounds made, all well  http://www.naval-history.net/OWShips-WW1-05-HMS_St_George2.htm #StGeorgesDay ⚓️

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« Reply #1254 on: April 24, 2017, 07:57:45 am »
24 April 1917

HMS Lunka, Kiswere, 1.32am: Opened fire on shore (spotting from fort); 2.05am: Ceased fire http://www.naval-history.net/OWShips-WW1-09-HMS_Lunka.htm

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« Reply #1255 on: April 25, 2017, 07:54:16 am »
25 April 1917

HMAS Una, from Kavieng, 1.35am: Courses & engines as requisite for Rabaul Harbour http://www.naval-history.net/OWShips-WW1-18-HMAS_Una.htm #AnzacDay

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« Reply #1256 on: April 26, 2017, 08:09:56 am »
26 April 1917

HMS Amethyst, Abrolhos Rocks, 5:55am: Sighted comet S70E http://www.naval-history.net/OWShips-WW1-05-HMS_Amethyst.htm

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« Reply #1257 on: April 27, 2017, 07:53:04 am »
27 April 1917

HMS Mantis, Tigris River, Samara to Rashidiyah, 9.30am: Ship grounded in reach, 2 miles above Kaiserin http://www.naval-history.net/OWShips-WW1-11-HMS_Mantis.htm

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« Reply #1258 on: April 28, 2017, 07:48:43 am »
28 April 1917

HMS Gloucestershire, Glasgow to patrol, 6.45pm: Passed through quantity of wreckage; course N37W http://www.naval-history.net/OWShips-WW1-08-HMS_Gloucestershire.htm