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H.M.S.Leviathan. by John Winton

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Written in English

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Number of Pages421
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HMS Leviathan was one of four Drake -class armoured cruisers built for the Royal Navy around She was assigned to the China Station upon completion and then served in the Mediterranean Fleet in – She was assigned to the 7th Cruiser Squadron in Length: ft 6 in ( m) (o/a).   H.M.S Leviathan - Review John Winton was a British naval officer turned author, who in the midth century wrote some successful light comedies about life in the Royal Navy. The most popular of his books was "We Joined the Navy" published in and filmed (badly) in Service. In June, , she was flagship for the Third Cruiser Squadron, flying the flag of Rear-Admiral Sir Hedworth Lambton.. Leviathan was designated as flagship of the Fourth Cruiser Squadron on 20 April, Rear-Admiral Arthur Murray Farquhar's hoisted his flag in her five days later.. In December, , she was part of the Sixth Cruiser Squadron.. In December, , she was flagship Builder: John Brown, Clydebank. Topside on the Leviathan On top of the H.M.S. Leviathan, the gentle rush of wind and engines is punctuated only by the occasional low of the beast or blast from the ship's horn. The chatter of the sailors fades away beneath you. Comments for "Topside on the Leviathan".

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