Birkenhead Class

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Birkenhead class Light Cruisers consisted of HMS Birkenhead and HMS Chester. These cruisers  were initially built for the Greek Government under and were to be called Antinavarhos Kontouriotis and Lambros Katsonis. But after the launch of the first cruiser in 1915, The Royal navy took over the ships as the war  has not been won as hoped by this time.

HMS Birkenhead 18th January 1915 Sold for scrapping in October 1921.
HMS Chester 8th December 1915 Sold for scrapping in November 1921.

HMS Chester

Crew of HMS Chester. 

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