List of ship launches in 1928
The list of ship launches in 1928 includes a chronological list of some ships launched in 1928.
List of ship launches in 1928 - Wikipedia
HMS Olympus (N35)
HMS Olympus was an Odin-class submarine, a class originally designed for the Royal Australian Navy to cope with long distance patrolling in Pacific waters.Olympus was built to the same design for the ...
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USS Chaffinch (AM-81)
USS Chaffinch (AM-81) was a minesweeper acquired by the U.S. Navy during World War II for the dangerous task of removing mines from minefields laid in the water to prevent ships from passing.
Chaf...
USS V-5 (SF-8)
USS Narwhal (SS-167), the lead ship of her class of submarine and one of the "V-boats", was the second ship of the United States Navy to be named for the narwhal. She was named V-5 (SC-1) when her kee...
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Japanese cruiser Ashigara
Ashigara (足柄) was the final vessel of the four-member Myōkō class of heavy cruisers of the Imperial Japanese Navy, which were active in World War II. The other ships of the class were Nachi, ...
HMS Resource (F79)
HMS Resource was fleet repair ship of the Royal Navy. She was built by Vickers-Armstrongs and launched in 1928. The ship served in two theatres during the Second World War.Resource was fitted with fou...
Miss England I
Miss England I was the name of the first of a series of speedboats used by Henry Segrave and Kaye Don to contest world water speed records in the 1920s and 1930s.
Miss England was built for Henry ...
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USS Kite (AM-75)
USS Kite (AM-75) was the lead ship of her class of minesweepers of the United States Navy during World War II.The ship was laid down on 18 June 1928 as the fishing trawler M/V Holy Cross by the Bath I...
USS Sardonyx (PYc-12)
USS Sardonyx (PYc-12), formerly the yacht named Queen Anne (1928), was a patrol boat in the United States Navy during World War II.
The Sardonyx was originally a steel-hulled yacht with diesel eng...
St. Roch (ship)
RCMPV St. Roch is a Royal Canadian Mounted Police schooner, the first ship to completely circumnavigate North America, and the second sailing vessel to complete a voyage through the Northwest Passage....
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USS Hydrographer (AGS-2)
The USS Hydrographer (AGS-2), briefly classified PY-30 before commissioning, was built in 1928 by the Spear Engine Works in Norfolk, Virginia, and operated as a survey ship along the Atlantic coast a...
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Fishing Tug Katherine V
The Fishing Tug Katherine V, designated US 228069, is a tugboat displayed at the Besser Museum of Northeast Michigan, at 491 Johnson Street in Alpena, Michigan. It is believed to be the last intact w...
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HNLMS Witte de With (1928)
HNLMS Witte de With (Dutch: Hr.Ms. Witte de With) was an Admiralen-class destroyer, named after a famous Dutch admiral of the 17th century. She served during World War II.
The ship was laid do...
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RMS Empress of France (1928)
RMS Empress of France was an ocean liner built in 1928 by John Brown at Clydebank in the United Kingdom for the Canadian Pacific Steamships and launched as the SS Duchess of Bedford in 1928. She was ...
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A. J. Meerwald
A.J. Meerwald is the state ship of New Jersey. She is a restored oyster dredging schooner, whose home port is in the Bivalve section of Commercial Township in Cumberland County, New Jersey. Launched...
Kulmerland (ship)
The Kulmerland was a supply ship of the Kriegsmarine that operated during the Second World War in the Indian Ocean and Pacific Ocean. It was named after the Kulmerland region of Prussia, with the city...
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RMS Viceroy of India
RMS Viceroy of India was an ocean liner of the Peninsular and Oriental Steam Navigation Company (P&O). She was a British Royal Mail Ship on the Tilbury–Bombay route and was named after the Viceroy...
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SS California (1928)
SS California was the World's first major ocean liner built with turbo-electric transmission. When launched in 1927 she was also the largest merchant ship yet built in the USA, although she was a mode...
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Glen Strathallan
Glen Strathallan was a British ship originally built as a trawler, but then converted into a private yacht, which also served in the Royal Navy in World War II. She was finally scuttled in 1970 at Ply...
Japanese destroyer Shirayuki (1928)
Shirayuki (白雪, ”White Snow”) was a Fubuki class was the second of twenty-four Fubuki-class destroyers, built for the Imperial Japanese Navy following World War I. When introduced into service,...
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SS Goodleigh (1928)
Goodleigh was a 3,857 GRT cargo ship that was built in 1928 by J L Thompson & Sons Ltd, Sunderland for the Dulverton Steamship Company. In 1937 she was sold to Fisser & Van Doornum, Emden...
Japanese destroyer Hatsuyuki (1928)
Hatsuyuki (初雪, "First Snow") was a Fubuki class was the third of twenty-four Fubuki-class destroyers, built for the Imperial Japanese Navy following World War I. When introduced into service, ...
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HMS York (90)
HMS York, pennant number 90, was a York-class heavy cruiser of the Royal Navy built in the late 1920s. She mostly served on the North America and West Indies Station before World War II. Early in the ...
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HNLMS Van Galen (1928)
HNLMS Van Galen (Dutch: Hr.Ms. Van Galen) was a Admiralen-class destroyer of the Royal Netherlands Navy. She served during World War II.
The ship was laid down on 28 May 1927 at the shipyard F...
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SS Yoma
SS Yoma was a British passenger liner that served as a troop ship in the Second World War. She was built in Scotland in 1928, and from then until 1940 Yoma ran a regular route between Glasgow in Scotl...
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SS Bremen (1929)
The SS Bremen was a German-built ocean liner constructed for the Norddeutscher Lloyd line (NDL) to work the transatlantic sea route. Bremen was notable for her bulbous bow construction, high-speed eng...
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ORP Wicher (1928)
ORP Wicher, the lead ship of the Wicher class, was a Polish Navy destroyer. She saw combat in the Invasion of Poland, which began World War II in Europe. The destroyer was sunk by German bombers...
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Chilean destroyer Aldea (1928)
The third Aldea was a Serrano-class destroyer of the Chilean Navy from 1928 to 1967. She was laid down in 1928 by Thornycroft, at Woolston, Hampshire, England. She was launched by Mrs. Berta Castro de...
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Chilean destroyer Hyatt (1928)
The second Hyatt was a Serrano class destroyer of the Chilean Navy from 1928 to 1967. She was laid down in 1927 by Thornycroft, at Woolston, Hampshire, England. She was launched by Mrs Margarita L. de...
Picton Castle (ship)
The Picton Castle is a fully certified and registered Cook Islands tall ship whose mission is deep-ocean sail training and long distance education. Picton Castle is perhaps best known for her World C...
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