Almirante Latorre

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List Of Battleships
... Kingdom Alfonso XIII 1912 Spain España class Almirante Latorre 1913 Chile ”Almirante Latorre” class ex-HMS Canada Amiral Baudin 1885 France Amiral Baudin class Amiral Duperre 1879 ...
Chilean Battleship Almirante Latorre
... Almirante Latorre, named after Juan José Latorre, was a super-dreadnought battleship built for the Chilean Navy (Armada de Chile) ... She took back her original name of Almirante Latorre, and served as the Chilean flagship and frequently as presidential transport ... In September 1931, crewmen aboard Almirante Latorre instigated a mutiny, which the majority of the Chilean fleet quickly joined ...
HMS Eagle (1918) - Design and Description - Construction and Conversion
... each to be armed with ten 14-inch (356 mm) and sixteen six-inch (152 mm) guns, to be named Almirante Latorre and Almirante Cochrane ... Latorre was laid down in December 1911, followed by Almirante Cochrane at the Armstrong yards at Newcastle-on-Tyne on 20 February 1913 ... As Almirante Latorre was almost complete, she was purchased for the Royal Navy, entering service as HMS Canada in 1915 ...
Chilean Battleship Almirante Latorre - Chilean Service - Later Career
... Still in the midst of the depression, Almirante Latorre was deactivated at Talcahuano in 1933 to lessen government expenditures, and only a caretaker crew was assigned to tend to the mothballed ship into the mid-1930s ... Almirante Latorre was never fully modernized, however, and by the Second World War her main battery was comparatively short-ranged and her armor protection ... Chile's naval commission to the United States with the aim of purchasing Almirante Latorre and a few destroyers to bolster the United States' navy ...