Some articles on transport ships, ships, transport ship, ship:
... was in the back protecting the horse-transport ships that were between them ... The first two squadrons were the main ships to fight the center of the Carthaginian fleet ... left wing that was attacking the transport ships, while Regulus attacked Hanno ...
... There is no indication in the historical sources of how many transport ships accompanied them, if any ... Herodotus claimed that 3,000 transport ships accompanied 1,207 triremes during Xerxes's invasion in 480 BCE ... Amongst modern historians, some have accepted this number of ships as reasonable it has been suggested either that the number 600 represents the combined number of triremes and ...
... The convoy consisted of 56 transport ships with troops aboard from 16th Army Headquarters, 2nd Division and 230th Infantry Regiment ... General Hitoshi Imamura was aboard on the transport ship Ryujo Maru ... At 2320 on 28 February, the transport ships carrying the Nasu and Fukushima detachments commenced landing operations at Merak ...
... Watson-class vehicle cargo ship 8 Bob Hope-class vehicle cargo ship 7 Shughart-class vehicle cargo ship 3 Gordon-class vehicle cargo ship 2 USNS LCPL Roy M ...
Famous quotes containing the words ships and/or transport:
“Havent you heard, though,
About the ships where war has found them out
At sea, about the towns where war has come
Through opening clouds at night with droning speed
Further oerhead than all but stars and angels
And children in the ships and in the towns?”
—Robert Frost (18741963)
“One may disavow and disclaim vices that surprise us, and whereto our passions transport us; but those which by long habits are rooted in a strong and ... powerful will are not subject to contradiction. Repentance is but a denying of our will, and an opposition of our fantasies.”
—Michel de Montaigne (15331592)