HMS Carnarvon (1905) CC  (1st)

This the only ship to carry the name HMS Carnarvon was an Armoured Cruiser.

Built by Beardmore of Dalmuir, laid down 01-Oct-1902, launched 07-Oct-1903 and completed 29-May-1905.

On completion went to the Mediterranean 1905-07. Joined the Atlantic Fleet 1907-09, the 3rd Fleet 1909-11 and 2nd Fleet 1912-14. To the Mid Atlantic Fleet 1914. Then the South Atlantic 1914-16 when she struck a shoal off Brazil Feb-1915, and was repaired at Rio de Janeiro.

To the America & West Indies Station 1915-18.

Used as Cadets Training Ship 1919-21.

Sold 1921.

Won the Battle Honour: Falkland Islands 1914.


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This page last edited - 27 February, 2013.

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