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HMS Algerine (1895) Jesse Russell

HMS Algerine (1895)

Jesse Russell

Published March 13th 2012
ISBN : 9785511995182
Paperback
102 pages
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High Quality Content by WIKIPEDIA articles! HMS Algerine was a Phoenix-class steel screw sloop of the Royal Navy. She was launched at Devonport in 1895, saw action in China during the Boxer Rebellion, and later served on the Pacific Station. She wasMoreHigh Quality Content by WIKIPEDIA articles! HMS Algerine was a Phoenix-class steel screw sloop of the Royal Navy. She was launched at Devonport in 1895, saw action in China during the Boxer Rebellion, and later served on the Pacific Station. She was stripped of her crew at Esquimalt in 1914, and transferred to the Royal Canadian Navy in 1917, being commissioned as HMCS Algerine. She was sold as a salvage vessel in 1919 and wrecked in 1923.