Armada de la Republica Argentina
Possibly the largest navy outside the US Navy in the American continent, the Armada de la Republica Argentina (ARA) wasRead more.
Dupuy de Lôme
France (1890) Armoured Cruiser The cruiser Dupuy de Lôme was not only the first French armoured cruiser, but also oneRead more.
Bakumatsu & Meiji Era Ships
Japan (1855-1877) 35+ ships Definition: The arrival of Perry’s ships in 1853 quickstarted a serie of events called the “Bakumatesu”Read more.
Second Battle of Heligoland (17 November 1917)
Kaiserlichesmarine vs Royal Navy A missed second Jutland The island of Heligoland, at the outposts of the German coast, wasRead more.
Jiangnan Type 065 class frigates
Chinese PLAN (1965) Haikou, Dongchuan, Nanchong, Shimonoseki, ? Based on the “Riga” The previous Chengdu class frigates (type 065) wereRead more.
The Israeli Navy
Born from a small core of ships and boats gathered in the 1948 war, the Israeli Navy (חיל הים הישראלי)Read more.
King George V-class battleship (1911)
United Kingdom (1911) King Georges V, Centurion, Ajax, Audacious These 4 powerful Dreadnoughts (sometimes even termed “super-dreadnoughts”), King George VRead more.
Armoured Cruiser (1895) The USS Brooklyn in a few lines Recognizable by her three very tall funnels, the USS BrooklynRead more.
Italian Destroyers of WW2
Italy (1916-43) About 60 ships Overview of Italian Destroyers WW2 Italian Destroyers were still called cacciatorpediniere, “torpedo boat hunters”, theRead more.
Habsburg class battleships (1899)
Habsburg, Babenberg, Árpád The first Austrian sea-going Battleships After the three Monarchs in 1898, the director of shipbuilding Siegfried PopperRead more.