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Fokker F27 Friendship (4,629 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 (10,959 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
Operation Musketeer (1956) (2,727 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
HMS Minerva (1780) (1,625 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
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
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
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,
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
RMS Trent (246 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
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
SS Manhattan (1931) (1,439 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
MV Duntroon (1,557 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
built for the Melbourne Steamship Company, that saw military service as a troopship between 1942 and 1949. She was built by Swan, Hunter & Wigham Richardson
John Shortland (541 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
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
SM UC-52 (662 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
Women and children first (1,599 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
RMS Alaunia (1913) (313 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
French ship Algésiras (1823) (123 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 Nassau (1785) (172 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, the Netherlands
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
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
MS Sama (1936) (309 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
1926 in China (249 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 11 August -
USS Rijndam (ID-2505) (1,092 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
HMS Dee (1832) (1,692 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
Type C4-class ship (2,615 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 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
USS Comfort (AH-3) (2,597 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
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 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
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
Comet (1800 ship) (1,220 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
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
SS Parthia (1870) (1,975 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
USAT St. Mihiel (1,263 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
SS Washington (829 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the US capital city. On 6 June 1941, Washington was commissioned as the troopship USS Mount Vernon. In 1947 one deck of was restored to prewar condition
General Baird (1801 ship) (289 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Fleming, and her owner Fairlie, Gilmore and Company. General Baird was a troopship in the same squadron as Anstruther, which had been lost a month earlier
USS Susan B. Anthony (AP-72) (1,657 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
Varuna (1796 ship) (1,445 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
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
French frigate Républicaine française (1794) (1,364 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 Lurline (1932) (1,333 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
Albion (1787 EIC ship) (1,069 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
HMS Romulus (1785) (2,756 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
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
HMS Gorgon (1837) (1,246 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
HMS Magnificent (1894) (1,794 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
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
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
HMS Dictator (1783) (909 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
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
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
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
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 Valencia (3,372 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
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 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
HMS Camel (1813) (724 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
John White (Provost of St Edmundsbury) (168 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
London and,from December,1917,in Egyptsurviving the torpedoing of the troopship he was travelling on His work was regarded as ‘satisfactory ‘. He was
SS Nevasa (505 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
SS Nevasa, also known as HMT Nevasa, was a British troopship built on the River Clyde, Scotland, in 1955 (CM Repton Editor's note: HMT Nevasa must have
MV Reina del Pacifico (408 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
Argo-class submarine (988 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
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
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
Royal Mail Ship (950 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
List of military aircraft of Finland (67 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
F.27 Mk.100 Friendship 2 1984 2013 The Netherlands Fokker F.27 Mk.400 Troopship 1 1984 2015 The Netherlands Valmet Vinka 30 1980 Finland Valmet L-90 TP
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
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
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 Malabar (1804) (2,079 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
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
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
No. 74 Squadron RAF (4,294 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
SM UC-38 (1,216 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
HMAS Duchess (D154) (4,704 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
French frigate Trave (1812) (1,183 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
Emma (594 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
ship), a ship that worked along the River Weaver HMS Queen Emma, a 1939 troopship of the Royal Navy during the Second World War USS Emma (1863), a screw
List of ships named HMS Terror (464 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
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
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
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
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 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
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
SS Swarthmore Victory (462 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Victory, a similar VC2-S-AP2 Victory ship conversion into a dedicated troopship SS Lane Victory SS Red Oak Victory Babcock & Wilcox (April 1944). "Victory
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
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
Japanese destroyer Oyashio (934 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
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
HMIS Dufferin (163 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
HMIS Dufferin was a troopship of 7,457 tonnes active with the Royal Indian Marine. During World War I, Dufferin was one of the British vessels sent on
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 Himalaya (182 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Himalaya, after the mountain range in Asia: HMS Himalaya (1854), a large troopship launched in 1853 as the P&O Steam Navigation Company's passenger liner
Hubert Jones (rugby union) (337 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
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
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
MS Rigel (737 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.[citation needed]
1942 in the United Kingdom (2,159 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
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
Franz von Werra (1,836 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
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 Castor (1832) (672 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
HMS Apollo (1805) (2,746 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
HMS Megaera (1849) (1,209 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
personnel and their steaming power was poor. On her maiden voyage as a troopship on 7 June 1851, she broke down and had to be towed back to port. Megaera
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
USS Perkins (DD-377) (1,098 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
image emerged from the blackness and a few minutes later the Australian troopship Duntroon rammed her on the portside, amidships. Splitting in two, Perkins
Blohm+Voss (2,882 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
Severn (ship) (181 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
Geoffry Scoones (1,073 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Garrison with the 3rd Battalion the Royal Fusiliers, arriving aboard the troopship Dominion at the start of December 1903, along with Major CJ Stanton, Lieutenant
Aberdeen (ship) (204 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 (1912)
Judy (dog) (4,874 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
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
Bowring Brothers (657 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
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
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
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
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
HMS Espion (282 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
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
Sam Campbell (footballer) (672 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
(Saturday, 23 November 1918), p.7. The Troopship Barambah, The Age, (Monday, 25 November 1918), p.9. Life on a Troopship: The Case of the Barambah: A Ministerial
Reginald Scoones (874 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
posted to the Bermuda Garrison with the 3rd Battalion, arriving aboard the troopship Dominion at the start of December, 1903, along with Major CJ Stanton,
Juno-class corvette (423 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
time she was probably going to be fitted to be a troopship. In 1886, Thalia was refitted to be a troopship and later in 1915 to be a depot ship. Juno was
78th (Highlanders) Regiment of Foot (1,395 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
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
USS America (ID-3006) (5,234 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
HMS Wolverine (D78) (1,687 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
APA (451 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Advance Provisioning Allowance Auxiliary Personnel, Attack, a US Navy troopship designation Administrative Procedure Act (United States), a statute controlling
List of LB&SCR ships (510 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
RMS Adriatic (1906) (495 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
youngest and last living survivor. During World War I, Adriatic served as a troopship and survived the war without incident. After the war ended, she returned
Gansbaai (1,410 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
Martin O'Meara (767 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
Roy Inwood (3,413 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
Operation Juno (1,138 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
South Australian Mounted Rifles (1,843 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
Comet (ship) (323 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
SS Pasteur (1938) (1,363 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
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
58th Infantry Regiment (United States) (1,923 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;
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
German submarine U-402 (1,336 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
Chew the fat (1,091 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
Zamzam (ship) (281 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
missionaries, and was neutral in the War. It was mis-identified as a British troopship and sunk by the German Cruiser Atlantis off the Cape of Good Hope on 17
January 1941 (3,850 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
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
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
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
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
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
SS New Australia (297 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Queen of Bermuda. 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
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
Waitaki Girls' High School (326 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 "New Zealand Schools Directory". New Zealand Ministry of
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
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
HMS Bombay (1805) (1,103 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
Snoopy's siblings (2,367 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
HMS Pegasus (1779) (1,284 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 Osterley (1,120 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
Blue Riband (4,820 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
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
SS Teiyo Maru (1924) (300 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
Universal Soldier (song) (880 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
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 Rakuyō Maru (329 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
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
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
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
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
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
Dan Collins (footballer) (921 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
medically fit". The contingent left Sydney on 18 February 1902, on the troopship Custodian, disembarking at Durban on 19 March 1902, and returned to Australia
SS Lorina (1918) (268 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
and Brothers and launched on 12 August 1918 and later converted into a troopship by Caledon Shipyards in Dundee. After an initial role as a troop ship
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.
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
Mary Morris (diarist) (390 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
HMS Hindostan (1804) (1,077 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
RAF Ashford (572 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
List of ships named Golconda (402 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
services. In 1884 she was sold to the Her Majesty's Indian Marine as the troopship Canning. After returning to commercial service in 1907 as Budrie, she
South Africa Medal (1853) (921 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
and had recently begun to receive fire-arms. On 26 February 1852 the troopship HMS Birkenhead struck a rock off what is now Gansbaai in the Western Cape
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
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
LNER ships (141 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
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
Cutaway (2000 film) (1,245 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
Mother Maribel of Wantage (648 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
work at the Order's school in Khandala. In March 1945 she travelled by troopship to visit the Order's branch houses in India and South Africa, returning
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
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