H.M.S. Arethusa (1934)

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H.M.S. Arethusa (1934)
Builder: Chatham Royal Dockyard[1]
Laid down: 25 Jan, 1933[2]
Launched: 6 Mar, 1934[3]
Completed: 23 May, 1935[4]
Broken up: 1950
H.M.S. Arethusa was one of four Arethusa Class light cruisers completed for the Royal Navy.

Service

Commissioned at Chatham with a sepecial complement on 21 May, 1935 before completing to full complement on 12 June.[5] She became the flagship of the Third Cruiser Squadron in the Mediterranean.

Captains

See Also

Footnotes

  1. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1922–1946. p. 31.
  2. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1922–1946. p. 31.
  3. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1922–1946. p. 31.
  4. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1922–1946. p. 31.
  5. The Navy List. (July, 1937). p. 216.
  6. The Navy List. (July, 1937). p. 216.
  7. Mackie, Colin. ROYAL NAVY WARSHIPS.
  8. Uboat.net page on the ship.
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Arethusa Class Light Cruiser
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