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1944 In Aviation - Events - October
... October 17—In the first day of Operation Millet, the British aircraft carriers HMS Indomitable and HMS Victorious launch heavy strikes against Car Nicobar, striking airfields on the island and the harbor and ... In the second and final day of Operation Millet, the British aircraft carriers HMS Indomitable and HMS Victorious again launch heavy strikes against Nancowry harbor and the airfields on Car Nicobar ... just after dawn when a Japanese force of battleships, cruisers, and destroyers surprises the U.S ...
1943 In Aviation - Events - July
... aircraft destroys a Japanese destroyer beached on Kolombangara island after the Battle of Kula Gulf ... supporting naval forces include the British aircraft carriers HMS Indomitable and HMS Formidable ... a Junkers Ju 87 Stuka dive bomber sinks the American destroyer USS Maddox (DD-622) with the loss of 212 lives ...
HMS Arrow (H42) - Career - Transfer To The Mediterranean
... On 18 November, Arrow and the destroyers HMS Gurkha, Zulu Nestor and Foxhound screened the cruiser HMS Dido on passage to Gibraltar, where they arrived on 21 November ... On 26 November they joined the cruiser HMS Ajax and the destroyers HMS Lance and HMS Lively as an escort for convoy ME-8 to Alexandria ... carried out an unsuccessful search for her attacker with HMS Hero ...
Adua Class Submarine - Ships
... Adua CRDA 13.9.1936 sunk on 30 September 1941, by destroyers HMS Gurkha and HMS Legion, Western Mediterranean sea Alagi CRDA 15.11.1936 sold for scrap on 1 February 1948 Aradam CRDA 18.10.1936 ... Durbo OTO 6.3.1938 scuttled on 18 October 1940 east of Gibraltar after attack by destroyers HMS Firedrake and HMS Wrestler Gondar OTO 3.10.1937 scuttled on 30 September 1940, near ... OTO 7.11.1937 sunk on 19 January 1941 by destroyer HMS Greyhound Scirè OTO 6.1.1938 sunk on 10 August 1942 off Haifa by HMS Islay Tembien OTO 6.2.1938 sunk on 2 August 1941, west of Malta, by HMS ...
HMS Anson (79) - Operational History
1942 Anson was part of the distant covering force for convoy QP.14, along with her sister-ship HMS Duke of York, the light cruiser HMS Jamaica and the destroyers ... On 29 December Anson provided distant cover for Convoy JW.51B along with the cruiser HMS Cumberland and the destroyers HMS Forester, Icarus and Impulsive ... and 24 January 1943 Anson provided distant cover for convoy JW.52 along with the cruiser HMS Sheffield and the destroyers HMS Echo, Eclipse, Faulknor ...

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    Armies, though always the supporters and tools of absolute power for the time being, are always the destroyers of it too; by frequently changing the hands in which they think proper to lodge it.
    Philip Dormer Stanhope, 4th Earl Chesterfield (1694–1773)