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HMS P32 (1940)

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HMS P32 was a Royal Navy U-class submarine built by Vickers-Armstrong at Barrow-in-Furness. [1]

17 relations: Barrow-in-Furness, British 21 inch torpedo, British U-class submarine, Coxswain, Davis Submerged Escape Apparatus, HarperCollins, HMS P33 (1941), HMS Unique (N95), Lieutenant (navy), London, Periscope, QF 3-inch 20 cwt, Royal Navy, Submarine, Tripoli, Vickers, Vickers-Armstrongs.


Barrow-in-Furness, commonly known as Barrow, is a town and borough in Cumbria, England.

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British 21 inch torpedo

There have been several British 21-inch (533 mm) diameter torpedoes used by the Royal Navy since their first development just before the First World War.

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British U-class submarine

The British U-class submarines (officially "War Emergency 1940 and 1941 programmes, short hull ") were a class of 49 small submarines built just before and during the Second World War.

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The coxswain is the person in charge of a boat, particularly its navigation and steering.

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Davis Submerged Escape Apparatus

The Davis Submerged Escape Apparatus (also referred to as DSEA), was an early type of oxygen rebreather invented in 1910 by Sir Robert Davis, head of Siebe Gorman and Co. Ltd., inspired by the earlier Fleuss system, and adopted by the Royal Navy after further development by Davis in 1927.

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HarperCollins Publishers L.L.C. is one of the world's largest publishing companies and is one of the Big Five English-language publishing companies, alongside Hachette, Macmillan, Penguin Random House, and Simon & Schuster.

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HMS P33 (1941)

HMS P33 was a Royal Navy U-class submarine built by Vickers-Armstrong at Barrow-in-Furness.

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HMS Unique (N95)

HMS Unique was a British U class submarine, of the second group of that class, built by Vickers Armstrong, Barrow-in-Furness.

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Lieutenant (navy)

LieutenantThe pronunciation of lieutenant is generally split between,, generally in the United Kingdom, Ireland, and Commonwealth countries, and,, generally associated with the United States.

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London is the capital and most populous city of England and the United Kingdom.

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A periscope is an instrument for observation over, around or through an object, obstacle or condition that prevents direct line-of-sight observation from an observer's current position.

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QF 3-inch 20 cwt

The QF 3 inch 20 cwt anti-aircraft gun became the standard anti-aircraft gun used in the home defence of the United Kingdom against German airships and bombers and on the Western Front in World War I. It was also common on British warships in World War I and submarines in World War II.

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Royal Navy

The Royal Navy (RN) is the United Kingdom's naval warfare force.

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A submarine (or simply sub) is a watercraft capable of independent operation underwater.

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Tripoli (طرابلس,; Berber: Oea, or Wy't) is the capital city and the largest city of Libya, with a population of about 1.1 million people in 2015.

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Vickers was a famous name in British engineering that existed through many companies from 1828 until 1999.

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Vickers-Armstrongs Limited was a British engineering conglomerate formed by the merger of the assets of Vickers Limited and Sir W G Armstrong Whitworth & Company in 1927.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/HMS_P32_(1940)

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