HMS Thunder Child

HMS Thunder Child

HMS Thunder Child is the name of the fictional ironclad torpedo ram of the Royal Navy that is destroyed by Martian fighting-machines in H. G. Wells' The War of the Worlds. It sacrificed itself to allow the refugee vessels to escape.

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... War of the Worlds, the first mate of the Thunder Child is said to have been the husband of Violet Hunter, from The Adventure of the Copper Beeches ... book by Nick Pope concerning UFOs is named Operation Thunder Child ... War Of The Servers' (a YouTube parody of War Of The Worlds) HMS Thunderchild is seen fighting three martian war machines, in order to cover the fleeing ferry, but in this scene it is only seen to ...

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