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Fokker F27 Friendship (4,616 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article

fleet. The United States Army Parachute Team has operated a single C-31A Troopship for conducting its skydiving exhibitions since 1985. As of July 2018,
Farewell Again (207 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
families. In the United States it was released with the alternative title Troopship. The film was made at Denham Studios by Alexander Korda's London Film
List of frigate classes of the Royal Navy (10,907 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1784 - troopship 1799, hulked 1801, broken up 1816 HMS Chichester 1785 - troopship 1787, storeship 1794, sold 1810 HMS Expedition 1784 - troopship 1798
Iosif Stalin-class passenger ship (786 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Iosif Stalin-class passenger ship was a two-strong class of large turbo-electric powered passenger ships, operated by the Soviet Baltic State Shipping
List of Allied convoy codes during World War II (3,150 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1939 AB - Aden to Bombay 1942–45 (reverse BA) ABF - Aden to Bombay Fast Troopship AC - Alexandria to Tobruk ("Cyrenaica") 1941 AG - Alexandria to Greece
HMS Minerva (1780) (1,628 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
commissioned soon thereafter. In 1798 she was renamed Pallas and employed as a troopship. She was broken up in 1803. Captain Charles Fielding commissioned Minerva
The Loss of the Birkenhead (87 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Bramble. The film is set against the backdrop of the sinking of the troopship HMS Birkenhead in 1852. Elisabeth Risdon as Deborah Fred Groves as Seth
HNLMS O 16 (2,910 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Japanese troopships were spotted there and the submarines were meant to take them out. Earlier that night, however, O 16 had spotted a Japanese troopship and
Foreland, Isle of Wight (339 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
submarine HMS Alliance, now a museum ship at Gosport and the First World War troopship the S.S. Mehndi carrying troops from South Africa, with great loss of
2009 Indonesian Air Force Fokker F27 crash (277 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
On 6 April 2009, a Fokker F27-400M Troopship of the Indonesian Air Force crashed into a hangar at Husein Sastranegara International Airport, Bandung,
Operation Musketeer (1956) (2,642 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Dilwara (troopship) Empire Fowey (troopship) Empire Gaelic (troopship) Empire Ken (troopship) Empire Parkeston (troopship) Energie (chartered heavy-lifting
RMS Trent (244 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
British government on the outbreak of the Crimean War in 1854 for use as a troopship. She returned to her former civilian service in 1856. Her interception
John Shortland (507 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
commissioner of the Transport Board, was able to get Shortland appointed to the troopship Pandour as agent of the troops then going to Egypt. While Shortland was
List of ships named Anselm (138 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
SS Anselm (1935) - built by William Denny and Brothers, Dumbarton. Converted to a troopship in 1940 and sunk by a submarine in 1941. MV Anselm (1961) - built by John
HMS Burford (1757) (722 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
the war she spent the subsequent peace as guardship at Plymouth and a troopship to the West Indies and was repaired in 1772. In the American Revolutionary
SS Manhattan (1931) (1,447 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
under bareboat charter. The ship was subsequently commissioned as the troopship USS Wakefield on 15 June 1941. Assigned a Coast Guard crew under Commander
MS Sama (1936) (301 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
significant role in the rescuing of survivors from the badly damaged British troopship Staffordshire. Sama rescued 234 survivors and arrived at Stornoway of
USS Comfort (AH-3) (2,598 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
the ship was taken over by the Army as USAT Agwileon and converted to a troopship, making one trip in that capacity. In June 1943, the ship was selected
USS Comfort (AH-3) (2,598 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
the ship was taken over by the Army as USAT Agwileon and converted to a troopship, making one trip in that capacity. In June 1943, the ship was selected
French ship Iéna (1814) (166 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
November, she was driven ashore in the Dardanelles. Iéna was converted to a troopship in 1855. She was struck on 31 December 1864, and served as a hulk in Toulon
French ship Algésiras (1823) (100 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Tagus the next year, under Captain Moulac. In 1832, she was used as a troopship to ferry troops to Algeria. In 1836, she cruised the Caribbean with Artémise
HMS Belleisle (1819) (120 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
April 1819 at Pembroke Dockyard. Belleisle was converted to serve as a troopship in 1841. On 10 June 1856, she ran aground on the Englishman's Shoal, in
SM UC-52 (657 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
ships, either by torpedo or by mines laid. She notably sank the Italian troopship Verona, killing 880 soldiers. UC-52 was surrendered on 16 January 1919
Type C4-class ship (2,593 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
were taken over by the MARCOM. Eighty-one ships were built as cargo or troopships in four shipyards: Kaiser Richmond, California (35 ships), Kaiser Vancouver
SS Parthia (1870) (1,962 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
transferred to American registry. Due to this, Victoria was used as a troopship in the Spanish–American War, carrying troops to Manila in the Philippines
Women and children first (1,551 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
noted instance occurred during the 1852 evacuation of the Royal Navy troopship HMS Birkenhead. It is, however, most famously associated with the sinking
USS Rijndam (ID-2505) (1,093 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
service. Rijndam was commissioned 1 May 1918 at New York for service as a troopship, with Commander John J. Hannigan in command. Rijndam departed New York
Comet (1800 ship) (1,189 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
made another voyage for the EIC. On her return she first served as a troopship and then in the West Indies trade. She apparently was lost in 1815 or
Seton Lake (419 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
friend, Lt. Col. Alexander Seton, who was drowned in the wreck of the troopship HMS Birkenhead off the South African coast in 1852. In 1858 the route
1926 in China (233 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Canton-Hong Kong strike. October 16 - Explosion of ammunition on the Chinese troopship Kuang Yuang, near Kiukiang, China 17 August - Jiang Zemin April 26 - Shao
RMS Alaunia (1913) (331 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
27 December 1913. When World War I began, she was requisitioned as a troopship. HMS Alaunia was the first Cunard ship to transport Canadian troops. She
USS Susan B. Anthony (AP-72) (1,650 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
BT.201". CONVOYWEB. Retrieved 22 May 2015. Charles, Roland W. (1947). Troopships of World War II (PDF). Washington: The Army Transportation Association
HMS Dictator (1783) (899 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Navy, launched on 6 January 1783 at Limehouse. She was converted into a troopship in 1798, and broken up in 1817. At the "Reduction of Trinidad" in 1797
SS Lurline (1932) (1,364 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
ships were SS Malolo, SS Mariposa and SS Monterey. Lurline served as a troopship in World War II operated by War Shipping Administration agents serving
HMS Dee (1832) (1,705 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
reclassified in 1846 as a second-class sloop. She became a troopship in May 1842, and 1855. As a troopship in 1855 she had "a topgallant forecastle for her crew
HNLMS K XIV (202 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Japanese troopship 9848 Sunk 23 December 1941 Hie/Hiyoshi Maru Japanese troopship 4943 Sunk 23 December 1941 Hokkai Maru Japanese troopship 8416 Damaged
Boonah crisis (770 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Commonwealth Government, renamed Boonah, and hastily converted to a troopship. In October 1918, near the end of the war, Boonah was the last Australian
SS Lurline (1932) (1,364 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
ships were SS Malolo, SS Mariposa and SS Monterey. Lurline served as a troopship in World War II operated by War Shipping Administration agents serving
SS Orsova (1908) (245 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
the suicide of his fiancée, Ms. Jadwiga Janczewska. Commandeered as a troopship in 1915. On 14 March 1917, she was damaged by a mine laid by German submarine
French frigate Républicaine française (1794) (1,365 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Royal Navy captured her in 1796. The Navy fitted her as a troopship in 1800, but both as a troopship, and earlier as a frigate, she captured several small
SS Conte Grande (832 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
II, she was acquired by the United States and was used as an American troopship—renamed USS Monticello (AP-61) in 1942. After the war, in 1947, she was
Arosa Kulm (291 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
started as the U.S. Army Transport Cantigny, a 7,555-gross register ton troopship with a speed of 17 knots (31 km/h; 20 mph) and was sold in 1923/1924 to
SS Irma (1905) (1,738 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
SS Irma was a 1,322-ton steamship built by the British shipyard Sir Raylton Dixon & Co. Ltd. in Middlesbrough in the north-east of England. She was delivered
HMS Romulus (1785) (2,746 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Spanish vessel was taken without a shot being fired. She was converted to a troopship in mid-1799 and served in the Navy's Egyptian campaign, landing troops
USS Henry R. Mallory (1,752 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
SS Henry R. Mallory for the Mallory Lines. Pressed into service as a troopship in World War II by the War Shipping Administration, she was torpedoed
SS Dante Alighieri (384 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
for Transatlantica Italiana. During World War I she was employed as a troopship carrying United States troops to France as part of the Cruiser and Transport
Albion (1787 EIC ship) (1,066 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
before she was sold to the British government in 1810 for service as a troopship. She was lost at sea in 1816. Captain Thomas Allen sailed from the Downs
HMAS Albatross (1928) (1,898 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
transport refugees from Europe to Australia. Hellenic Prince saw service as a troopship during the 1953 Mau Mau uprising, but was broken up for scrap a year later
HMS Camel (1813) (696 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Severn. She sailed to England where the navy purchased her for use as a troopship and transport. She had an uneventful naval career and the navy sold her
HMS Nassau (1785) (171 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
was commanded by Captain Edward O'Bryen. She was converted for use as a troopship in 1797. Nassau was wrecked on the Kicks sandbar off Texel, Netherlands
HMAS Derwent (DE 49) (2,330 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
operations during the Indonesia-Malaysia Confrontation, and escort of the troopship HMAS Sydney to and from the Vietnam War. Multiple flag-showing cruises
HMT Juniper (315 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
British ships, sinking Juniper, the tanker Oil Pioneer, and the empty troopship Orama; the hospital ship Atlantis was spared. Juniper was sunk by gunfire
Duntroon (53 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Duntroon, Scotland MV Duntroon, a passenger liner operated from 1935 to 1973, including wartime service as a troopship Duntrune Castle, also in Scotland
Argo-class submarine (626 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
11 November 1942 to torpedo the anti-aircraft ship HMS Tynwald and the troopship Awatea, which had been damaged by aerial bombing during Operation Torch
HMS Gorgon (1837) (1,238 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
the River Plate during the Uruguayan Civil War. She was converted to a troopship and in 1858 assisted Agamemnon in the laying of the first transatlantic
RMS Rangitata (160 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
CORB children arriving safely in New Zealand. She also operated as a troopship, for example in convoy US1 taking New Zealand troops to the Middle East
Zeelandia (57 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
a historical fort in Taiwan USS Zeelandia (Id. No. 2507), a U.S. Navy troopship 1336 Zeelandia, a main-belt asteroid Zeeland (disambiguation) Zealandia
USAT St. Mihiel (1,241 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
St. Mihiel was a troopship built for the United States Shipping Board by the American International Shipbuilding Corporation at Hog Island, Pennsylvania
HMS Magnificent (1894) (1,803 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
stripped of her main armament, and later in that year was converted to a troopship for use in the Dardanelles Campaign. Returning to England in 1916, she
SS Nevasa (407 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
was a British troopship built on the River Clyde, Scotland, in 1955 and launched on 30 November 1955. The ship was the first troopship built since the
List of military aircraft of Finland (67 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Fokker F.27 Mk.100 Friendship 2 1984 The Netherlands Fokker F.27 Mk.400 Troopship 1 1984 The Netherlands Valmet Vinka 30 1980 Finland Valmet L-90 TP Redigo
HMAS Duchess (D154) (4,708 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Reserve throughout the 1960s, and operated as an escort for the Vietnam War troopship Sydney on several occasions. The original four-year loan was extended
TSMS Lakonia (3,200 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
regularly between Amsterdam and the East Indies. The ship served as an allied troopship during World War II. She was sold to the General Steam Navigation Company
RMS Arundel Castle (366 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
she had steamed 2,850,000 miles in peace-time service and 625,565 as a troopship. Colour film of Arundel Castle in Hong Kong can be seen in the Look At
USS Missouri (BB-11) (1,671 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
train personnel for the expanding wartime Navy. She served briefly as a troopship in 1919, carrying American soldiers back from France, before being decommissioned
HMS Malabar (1804) (2,048 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
East India Company and on her return to India served as a transport and troopship to support General Baird's expedition to Egypt to help General Ralph Abercromby
Dieppe (disambiguation) (210 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Singapore Army In ships: HMS Dieppe (1905), a steamship converted as a troopship, hospital ship, yacht and RN armed boarding craft SS Dieppe (1905) SS
USS Sturgeon (SS-187) (2,218 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
States Navy to be named for the sturgeon. Its 1944 sinking of the Japanese troopship Toyama Maru, killing more than 5,000 Japanese, was one of the worst maritime
SS Valencia (3,378 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
West Coast and served periodically in the Spanish–American War as a troopship to the Philippines. Valencia was wrecked off Cape Beale, which is near
Varuna (1796 ship) (1,440 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
for the British East India Company (EIC), and then spent two years as a troopship. She returned to India in 1806. She was lost in 1811, probably in a typhoon
Guiding Star (100 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(song), a single by the British group Cast SS Guiding Star, an American troopship in service 1944-73 Guiding Star (2007 album) by Vusi Mahlasela. Guiding
1852 in Ireland (570 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1852 in Ireland. 5 January – the troopship HMS Birkenhead boards British Army recruits at Queenstown. It has insufficient lifeboats
HMS Minerva (198 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
HMS Minerva (1780) was a 38-gun fifth rate launched in 1780, converted to troopship Pallas in 1798, and broken up 1803. HMS Minerva (1781) was a 29-gun storeship
French ship Ville de Marseille (1812) (175 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
refitted in 1841. Ville de Marseille took part in the Crimean war as a troopship, and in the Bombardment of Sevastopol. As one of the oldest ships in the
SS Vaderland (212 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
through 1914, White Star-Dominion from 1914; renamed Southland and used as troopship; torpedoed in Aegean Sea in 1915 and repaired; torpedoes and sunk in Irish
Royal Mail Ship (931 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Scrapped Avon Royal Mail SP Co 1906 and 1919 1914 and 1929 Converted as troopship in 1914, then as armed merchant cruiser 1915 and renamed HMS Avoca, return
Emma (602 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
first in the Maersk E-class 11,000-TEU container ships HMS Queen Emma, a troopship of the Royal Navy during the Second World War USS Emma, several United
MV Reina del Pacifico (355 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
government. During the Second World War she was requisitioned for service as a troopship, and also took part in the landings in North Africa, Sicily and Normandy
French frigate Fidèle (1789) (110 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Captain François Étienne de Rosily-Mesros. In November, she served as a troopship and in Brest harbour. Fidèle took part in the Croisière du Grand Hiver
SS Snaefell (1906) (407 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
her original owners, the vessel saw service in the First World War as a troopship. Little is known of her Great War service, but it is fair to assume she
French frigate Trave (1812) (1,149 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
captured her in 1813 in the North Sea, it took her into service as the troopship HMS Trave. She served in the Potomac and her boats participated in the
SM UC-38 (1,211 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
French convoy comprising the fast cruiser Chateaurenault, serving as a troopship, and her escorts Mameluk, Rouen and Lansquenet. UC-38 approached and fired
Maud (335 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Princess Maud (1934), a ferry generally plying the Irish Sea but also a troopship in the Second World War USS Maud (SP-1009), a United States Navy patrol
HMS Castor (1832) (602 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
under the command of Commodore Wyvill. She came to the assistance of HM Troopship Birkenhead, when the Birkenhead was wrecked on 26 February 1852. She was
Franz von Werra (1,830 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Walter Kurt Reich, is also said to have escaped by jumping from a Polish troopship into the St. Lawrence River in July 1940. Werra managed to return to Germany
C31 (180 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Openings code Malignant neoplasm of accessory sinuses ICD-10 code C-31A Troopship, a military designation for the Fokker F27-400M Friendship twin turboprop
Aberdeen (ship) (201 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
British steamship built for the Aberdeen Line in 1881 that became a Turkish troopship in World War I and that a British submarine sank in 18915 SS Aberdeen
HMS Ceylon (139 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
them as HMS Bombay. She was renamed HMS Ceylon in 1808 , converted to a troopship in 1813, eventually being sold in 1857. HMS Ceylon was a Crown Colony-class
USS Lancaster (ID-2953) (252 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
USS Lancaster (ID-2953) was a commercial cargo ship acquired by the U.S. Navy during World War I. She served the war effort by carrying cargo across the
Aberdeen (ship) (201 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
British steamship built for the Aberdeen Line in 1881 that became a Turkish troopship in World War I and that a British submarine sank in 18915 SS Aberdeen
HMS Ceylon (139 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
them as HMS Bombay. She was renamed HMS Ceylon in 1808 , converted to a troopship in 1813, eventually being sold in 1857. HMS Ceylon was a Crown Colony-class
List of ships named HMS Terror (483 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in 1857 and was sold in 1902. HMS Terror was previously the iron screw troopship HMS Malabar. She was launched in 1866, became a base ship in 1897 and
HMS Apollo (1805) (2,647 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
following year. After the end of the Napoleonic Wars Apollo served as a troopship for many years, including during the First Opium War. From February 1828
UG convoys (1,394 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1943. U-565 torpedoed the American freighter Michigan and the French troopship Sidi-bel-Abbes in convoy UGS 7 on 20 April 1943. U-572 torpedoed the French
Roy Inwood (3,350 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
initial training at Morphettville, South Australia, before embarking on the troopship HMAT A11 Ascanius at Outer Harbor on 20 October. At the time of embarkation
Hubert Jones (rugby union) (323 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
the 30th Battalion of the newly formed 5th Division and embarked on the troopship Beltana on 9 November 1915. Herbert Jones was killed in Action by shell
Judy (dog) (4,863 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
arrived. Searle, Williams, and others smuggled Judy back to the UK aboard a troopship and she spent the next six months in quarantine after arriving. She was
No. 74 Squadron RAF (4,301 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
by the combination of numerous squadron detachments who were aboard a troopship heading to Malta. In the Second World War, No. 74 (F) Squadron fought
Convoy SL 125 (756 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
shadowed by U-134 and damaged by U-509. The armed merchant cruiser and troopship HMS Esperance Bay was detached with the Shakespearian-class trawler HMS
USAT John L. Clem (2,643 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Heritage Command. Retrieved 12 November 2018. Charles, Roland W. (1947). Troopships of World War II (PDF). Washington: The Army Transportation Association
Japanese destroyer Oyashio (932 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
on 17 May. In early June, Oyashio deployed from Saipan as part of the troopship escort for the Battle of Midway. In mid-June, Oyashio was assigned as
Severn (ship) (163 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
She sailed to England where the navy purchased her in 1813 for use as a troopship and transport and renamed her HMS Camel. She had an uneventful naval career
HMS Alexander (1796) (1,119 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
and took into service as a ship's tender to HMS Prince of Wales and a troopship. She was the victor in two single-ship actions against opponents of equal
John William Spranger (510 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
vessels. In 1799 he briefly commanded HMS Stately before she became a troopship, and in 1801 took command of the newly commissioned frigate HMS Aeolus
HMS Espion (284 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
which the British captured in 1794 and later converted to a store or troopship. She was wrecked, with no loss of life, in 1799. Espion was the name initially
MS Rigel (735 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
which mistakenly identified Rigel as a troopship. With many people on deck the vessel probably looked like a troopship to the attackers. The convoy was attacked
78th (Highlanders) Regiment of Foot (1,340 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
The regiment embarked for Gibraltar in 1865 and then sailed on, in the troopship HMS Crocodile on 8 May 1869, to Halifax in Nova Scotia arriving on 14
Birkenhead (disambiguation) (254 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
in Sydney, Australia In ships: HMS Birkenhead (1845), an iron-hulled troopship launched in 1845 and notably wrecked in 1852 with the loss of 450 lives
List of LB&SCR ships (497 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
London. Arundel 1900 1,067 Built Denny & Co. Dumbarton. Fitted out as a troopship 1914. Scrapped 1934. Ayrshire Lassie 1839 169 Bought in 1851 from J Southern
Bowring Brothers (661 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
also for seal hunting. Most famously, the Florizel was converted into a troopship and in October 1914 carried the first 540 volunteers of the Newfoundland
HMS Speaker (D90) (1,095 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Western Australia, the two carriers assisted in a search for survivors of a troopship sinking. They arrived at Sydney on 23 February. Eight of Speaker's aircraft
Martin O'Meara (757 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
to 16th Battalion as a private, O'Meara sailed from Fremantle on the troopship Ajana on 22 December 1915. He arrived at Port Suez in Egypt on 13 January
Blohm+Voss (2,867 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
passenger liner and cruise ship that would become better known as the troopship Empire Windrush MV Monte Pascoal (1930), a passenger liner and cruise
Orient (clipper ship) (630 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
design. She was launched in London, December, 1853, and first served as "troopship 78" in 1854, conveying military equipment and personnel of the 88th Foot
RMS Adriatic (1906) (488 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
youngest and last survivor. During World War I, Adriatic served as a troopship and survived the war without incident. After the war ended, she returned
2/8th Battalion (Australia) (2,500 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Melbourne before embarking for the Middle East in mid-April aboard the troopship Dunera. After a month long voyage as part of a large convoy carrying Australian
RMS Orion (1,062 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
she was requisitioned by the British government as a troopship. Orion's first voyage as a troopship was to Egypt, then to Wellington, New Zealand to transport
1917 in South Africa (404 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Louis Botha. Chief Justice: James Rose Innes January 16 – The SS Mendi, a troopship, sets sail from Cape Town to Le Havre, France, transporting 823 members
Chew the fat (1,052 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Patterson's "Life in the ranks of the British army in India and on board a troopship", which listed the terms in succession: "..whistling, singing, arguing
USS Nicholson (DD-52) (2,436 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Nicholson helped drive off U-82 after that U-boat had torpedoed the American troopship Mount Vernon off the coast of France. Upon returning to the United States
1942 in the United Kingdom (2,081 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Curaçao collides with troopship RMS Queen Mary off the coast of Donegal and sinks: 338 drown. World War II: Japanese troopship Lisbon Maru sinks following
Jiujiang (1,651 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
October 16, 1927 there was an explosion of ammunition on the Chinese troopship Kuang Yuang near Jiujiang. The British surrendered their concession in
Franconia (disambiguation) (163 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
(1910), a Cunard liner and troopship, sunk in 1915 during World War I RMS Franconia (1922), a Cunard liner and troopship, retired and scrapped in 1956
SS Teiyo Maru (1924) (295 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
later it was confiscated by the Imperial Japanese Navy and used as a troopship. In March 1943, she left Rabaul, New Britain, as part of Operation 81
German submarine U-402 (1,303 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
patrol, U-402 damaged the 12,000-ton troopship Llangibby Castle off the Bay of Biscay on 16 January 1942, but the troopship was able to make repairs in the
January 1941 (3,838 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
HMS Illustrious was hit and damaged again in Grand Harbour. The British troopship Oropesa was sunk in the Western Approaches by the German submarine U-96
SS New Australia (262 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
during the 1930s. In 1939, she was transferred to military service as a troopship during and after World War II. In March 1947, while she was being refitted
Arthur Dalrymple Fanshawe (978 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
officer. As a captain he became commanding officer, successively, of the troopships HMS Jumna and HMS Malabar, which were tasked with ferrying troops between
January 1941 (3,838 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
HMS Illustrious was hit and damaged again in Grand Harbour. The British troopship Oropesa was sunk in the Western Approaches by the German submarine U-96
SS Normannia (1911) (193 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
passengers. She was requisitioned by the Admiralty in 1914 and operated as a troopship during the First World War. She was acquired by the Southern Railway in
Mary Morris (diarist) (381 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
as the QAs. It is with the QAs that she is dispatched to Normandy on a troopship on 18 June, 12 days after D-Day. The field hospital follows the troops
LSI (215 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Long-string instrument, a musical instrument Landing ship, infantry, a type of troopship or post World War II a landing craft La Salle Institute, a college preparatory
February 1942 (4,033 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and sunk in the Atlantic Ocean by German submarine U-136. The Canadian troopship RMS Empress of Asia was sunk by Japanese dive bombers near Singapore.
Sir Francis Hartwell, 1st Baronet (383 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
himself as a lieutenant in 1775. In 1777 he was given command of the troopship Lord Amherst in Jamaica, but the ship was wrecked on Bermuda when transporting
58th Infantry Regiment (United States) (1,904 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
insignia. The torpedo commemorates the first losses of the regiment when the troopship RMS Moldavia carrying some of the regiment was torpedoed on 23 May 1918
Cutaway (2000 film) (1,244 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Lockheed L-1049H Super Constellation (TWA) c/n 4830, N6937C Fokker C-31A Troopship Piper PA-31T Cheyenne II, YV-187CP and N49RB) Piper PA-31P Mojave N9235Y
Blue Riband (4,816 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Riband, the SS United States, was designed for her potential use as a troopship as well as her service as a commercial passenger liner. There was no formal
Snoopy's siblings (2,142 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Spike's mother Missy came over on a troopship to visit wearing a fur hat (the soldiers manning the rails of the troopship were also beagles). This was her
USS America (ID-3006) (5,209 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Newfoundland in January–May 1941, Edmund B. Alexander was refitted for use as a troopship for World War II duty. She was first placed on a New Orleans to Panama
2/25th Battalion (Australia) (2,779 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
10 March 1942, having made the voyage from Egypt aboard the American troopship USS Mount Vernon. Following this they undertook training at Woodside Camp
SS Pasteur (1938) (1,319 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
General characteristics Type: Ocean liner (1939-40 Troopship and hospital ship (1940–45) Troopship (1945–46) Ocean liner and cruise ship (1956–72) Cruise
Frontier Light Horse (957 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Foot at Weedon, Buckinghamshire in 1848. He survived the wreck of HM Troopship Birkenhead in 1852 and served in the Frontier Light Horse in the Anglo-Zulu
Momo-class destroyer (785 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Navy command on Malta, primarily in escort operations for transport and troopship convoys and in anti-submarine warfare operations against German U-boats
USS Sigourney (DD-81) (422 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
command. On 27 May, Sigourney sailed from the United States escorting a troopship to France. On arrival at Brest, she was assigned to Commander Naval Forces
French frigate Didon (1828) (121 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
taken in to Frederickstadt. She later took part in the Crimean War as a troopship. Roche, Jean-Michel (2005). Dictionnaire des bâtiments de la flotte de
SS Devanha (256 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Gulf, East Africa, Bombay and Suez, before being converted back into a troopship in 1919. In 1919, Devanha repatriated Australian troops, and in 1920,
Saint-Philippe (142 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
notable event in the commune's history was in 1897, when the British troopship RIMS Warren Hastings ran aground in the middle of the night. Two seamen
Waitaki Girls' High School (330 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
History). Isabel Clark - killed in World War I in the sinking of the British troopship SS Marquette "Directory of Schools - as at 3 April 2019". New Zealand
LNER ships (136 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Prague. Sold in 1941 to the Ministry of War Transport and converted to a troopship. In 1944, she struck a mine and sank off Normandy, France. RMS Antwerp
TSS Cambria (1897) (158 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
TSS Arvonia in 1919. In August 1922 she was again requisitioned as a troopship, this time by the Irish Free State along with the SS Lady Wicklow In 1925
SS Potsdam (76 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
scrapped by 1947 SS Potsdam (1935), passenger steamer for North German Lloyd, 1935–1946; later British troopship, Pakistani pilgrimage ship; scrapped 1976
HMS Hindostan (1804) (1,056 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
operating off Lisbon. In November 1808 Hindostan was recommissioned as a troopship under Commander John Pasco. On 29 March 1809, Hindostan and Dromedary
South Australian Mounted Rifles (1,808 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
militia unit of the same name. It embarked at Port Adelaide aboard the troopship Medic on 2 November, disembarking at Cape Town on 25 November, where they
SS Rakuyō Maru (321 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Shipbuilding & Engineering Company, Nagasaki for Nippon Yusen Kisen Kaisha. The troopship was part of convoy HI-72 and transporting 1,317 Australian and British
Sobieski (264 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(Instytut Sobieskiego), a Polish think tank Sobieski Vodka, Polish vodka MS Sobieski, a Polish liner used as a troopship in World War II. Sobieski Stuarts
SS Gustavus Victory (302 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
M. Delhome and Chief Engineer Albert L. Hayes. It was converted to a troopship for returning European veterans at the end of World War II before being
Gansbaai (1,405 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
mudstone-houses tell of the days that the white farmers settled down. The troopship HMS Birkenhead was wrecked off Danger Point in 1852. A barely visible
2004 in South Africa (523 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
HMS Nottingham, a Type 42 destroyer, meet at the site where the World War I troopship SS Mendi sank. Wreaths are laid in remembrance to those who died in service
43rd (Monmouthshire) Regiment of Foot (2,158 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
1852 a detachment from the regiment departed Simon's Town aboard the troopship HMS Birkenhead bound for Port Elizabeth. At two o'clock in the morning
Danger Point Lighthouse (312 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
that make it very dangerous for ships to sail close to the coast. The troopship HMS Birkenhead was wrecked off Danger Point in 1852. A barely visible
HMS Bombay (1805) (1,091 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
1811. By 1812 she was in ordinary at Chatham. Ceylon was fitted as a troopship between May 1813 and February 1814, with Captain Arthur P. Hamilton commissioning
Hamburg America Line (851 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of war on Germany in 1917, and served for the duration and beyond as a troopship. In 1917, its liner Allemannia was "torpedoed by German submarine near
RMS Pannonia (1902) (496 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
later rescued the survivors of the Titanic. In May 1916 she became a troopship carrying troops from Canada to France. She left New York on 18 April 1922
Belgenland (33 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Belgenland (1878), a passenger ship initially operated by the Red Star Line Belgenland (1914), a freighter and troopship operated by the White Star Line
Gerald Ketchum (1,082 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
morning hours of November 29, 1943, the Perkins was rammed by an Australian troopship and sank with the loss of nine American lives. Ketchum was held accountable
List of disasters in the United States by death toll (656 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Wise, James E; Baron, Scott (2003). Soldiers lost at sea: a chronicle of troopship disasters. Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press. pp. 25, 31&101. ISBN 978-1-59114-966-8
29th Battalion (Australia) (2,301 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
which it was assigned. In November 1915, the battalion embarked upon the troopship HMAT Ascanius in Port Melbourne and departed Australian waters, disembarking
SS Osterley (1,125 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
second class, 900 third class). Maiden voyage: 1909. Commandeered as a troopship in 1915. Initial attempts to launch the vessel were not auspicious. It
RAF Ashford (576 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
airmen of the 406th Fighter Group arrived, having crossed the Atlantic by troopship. The group arrived from Congaree Army Airfield South Carolina. Operational
RAF Ashford (576 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
airmen of the 406th Fighter Group arrived, having crossed the Atlantic by troopship. The group arrived from Congaree Army Airfield South Carolina. Operational
MV Norland (298 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
War, the Ministry of Defence requisitioned the Norland to be used as a troopship in the Task Force sent to retake the Falkland Islands from Argentina.
HMS Wolverine (D78) (1,629 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
and support. On 14 May she deployed with HMS Stork to escort the Polish troopship MS Chrobry as she delivered reinforcements and AA guns to Bodø. Under
Hank Riebe (640 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
States Army during World War II. He was a survivor of the sinking of the troopship SS Leopoldville off the coast of France on December 24, 1944, in which
List of ships of the line of the Royal Navy (14,498 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1795–1805, broken up 1814 Dictator 64 (1783) – troopship 1798–1803, floating battery 1803–05, troopship 1813, broken up 1817 Sceptre 64 (1781) – wrecked
Universal Soldier (song) (886 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
mysterious poem" that was found written on a cot from a Vietnam War era troopship. The true authorship of the words was provided by more than 285 readers
Eindhoven Airport (1,287 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
transformed into a military transport base. Initially it was home to F27-300M Troopship aircraft. Over the years to come, Fokker 50, Fokker 60, McDonnell Douglas
RMS Aurania (67 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
scrapped in 1905 RMS Aurania (1916), built in 1916, converted for use as a troopship and torpedoed by a German U-boat in 1918 RMS Aurania (1924), built in
HMS Cornwallis (1805) (2,538 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
up at Portsmouth in December 1816, but the next year was fitted as a troopship. Then between June and December 1824 she was fitted to serve as a quarantine
HMS Pegasus (1779) (1,274 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
HMS Hermes. In 1800, under Capt. John Pengelly, Pegasus was fitted out as a troopship, armed en flûte. Between 8 March and 2 September 1801 Pegasus participated
SS Hantonia (1911) (263 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Hantonia was requisitioned by the Admiralty in 1914 and operated as a troopship during the First World War and after war service she was acquired by the
USS Narragansett (SP-2196) (453 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
standing by, but there is little hope that they can float her. "American Troopship". The Guardian. 20 Feb 1919. Retrieved 17 March 2019. "U. S. Narraganset
Kingcome Inlet (222 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Kingcome River. Kingcome Inlet was named for Captain John Kingcome of the troopship HMS Simoom, later knighted, who was Rear Admiral in charge of the Pacific
USS Robinson (DD-562) (3,144 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
she performed patrol duty. She returned to San Pedro Bay with the empty troopship on 26 February, and sailed the next day with Bancroft (DD-598), escorting
Kaba-class destroyer (714 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Navy command on Malta, primarily in escort operations for transport and troopship convoys and in anti-submarine warfare operations. Sakaki was damaged by
SS Megantic (491 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Liverpool-New York City service until being called into service as a troopship in 1915. She was attacked in 1917 by the German submarine, U-43, but managed
Motor Boys (438 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1919 Ned, Bob and Jerry Bound for Home or, The Motor Boys on the Wrecked Troopship - 1920 The Motor Boys on Thunder Mountain or, The Treasure Chest of Blue
The Show Goes On (191 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Earl Fisk as Townsman Walter Fitzgerald as Soldier with His Family on Troopship Laurence Hanray as Waiter Mike Johnson as Busker Andreas Malandrinos as
HMS Pathfinder (G10) (733 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
submarine U-162, assisted in the rescue of nearly 5,000 survivors from the troopship Strathallan after it was torpedoed off Oran, Algeria. She also sank the
Convoy SL 78 (295 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Jul 1941 HMS Esperance Bay (F67)  Royal Navy Armed merchant cruiser and troopship 18 Jun 1941 27 Jun 1941 HMS Fleur De Lys (K122)  Royal Navy Flower-class
Operation Juno (1,228 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
cruiser 4 destroyers 1 aircraft carrier 2 destroyers 1 minesweeper 1 troopship 1 oil tanker 1 hospital ship Casualties and losses 50 killed 1 battleship
SS Transylvania (46 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
liner sunk by German submarine U-63 on 4 May 1917 while serving as a troopship SS Transylvania (1925), an ocean liner torpedoed by U-56 on 10 August
USS Perkins (92 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
served in World War II and sank following a collision with Australian troopship Duntroon in 1942. The third USS Perkins (DD-877) was a Gearing-class destroyer
SS Mahratta (1891) (503 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
1891. Its name is an old spelling of Maratha. In 1900 she served as a troopship in connection with the Boer War. On 9 April 1909 (Good Friday), the 5