HMS Amphitrite

The Ship

Sold for Scrap April 1920

Built Vickers, Barrow, laid down December 1896, completed September 1901

1914 9th Cruiser Squadron Atlantic.
June 1915 In reserve.
1917 converted to Minelayer.
1917 Nore Command.
1920 Sold for scrap.

Collided with HMS Nessus in the North Sea on 8th September 1918.

My Postcards

Postally used 15 April 1914. Writen to his mother by 'Jack' who had just joined the ship.
Postcard series: Abrahams Devonport


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