By Ian Castle

British Airships 1905-30 КНИГИ ;ВОЕННАЯ ИСТОРИЯ Название: British Airships 1905-30 Автор: Ian citadel Издательство: Osprey Publishing Ltd Год: 2009 Страниц: 50 Язык: english Формат: pdf Размер: 18,76(+3%)Мб e-book unearths the interesting tale of the cat and mouse duel among the airship– the submarine in the course of international conflict 1.0 1 2 three four five

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6 Coltson, FltSubLt C. S. 3 9 convoy system 40 Crawford, W/T operator Frederick F (44) Daily Mail 9 Delta 1 0 , 11, 16 depth charges 2 0 , 3 9 , 4 2 disposable lift 5 Dixon, FltLt J . F. 4 12, 13 non-rigid airships 5 , 4 6 North Sea (NS) Class 2 2 - 2 3 , 23, B (20) Nulli Secundus 5, 6 Nulli Secundus II 6,6 Ouse, H M S 28 Parseval airship 1 3 - 1 4 , 14, 1 5 - 1 6 Pullen, FltSubLt W. J . 4 2 Pyke, SubLt Cyril J . 101: 37-38,38 Renault engines 1 4 , 18, 19, 2 0 , 2 2 Richmond, LtCol Vincent 36 rigid airships 5, 12, 2 6 - 3 8 , 4 6 Rigid Naval Airship I 12, 12 Rolls-Royce Condor engines 3 7 Rolls-Royce Eagle engines 2 7 , 3 0 Rolls-Royce Hawk engines 2 3 , 2 4 Royal Airship Works (RAW) 3 5 , 36 Royal Flying Corps 6, 14 Royal Naval Air Service (RNAS) 15 3 Gamma and Gamma II 8, 8 - 9 , 9, 16 goldbeater's skin 6, 2 6 , 26 Green engines 7, 9, 1 9 , 2 3 H M A N o .

His nightmarish journey finally ended w h e n he crashed near the village o f E r m i n g t o n in D e v o n , a b o u t 1 0 0 miles f r o m P e m b r o k e . M o n k w a s badly injured, fracturing his spine, but ten m o n t h s later, fully recovered f r o m his hair-raising journey, he returned to duty. While some crews, such as those o f S S Z . 2 7 and S S . 4 2 , had lucky escapes, inevitably other crews paid the ultimate price. O n 1 1 D e c e m b e r 1 9 1 7 C . 2 7 43 left its base at Pulham to patrol over the N o r t h Sea but failed to return; its last radio transmission was timed at 0 9 .

9 a p p r o a c h e d and o p e n e d fire t o o , but still the mine did n o t e x p l o d e . T w o armed trawlers then arrived and, believing the airships were indicating the presence of a submarine with their gunfire, one o f t h e m , the Marne J J , dropped t w o depth charges, oblivious to the mine n o w floating just a couple of yards off its port bow. C a p t a i n Arthur Elliot brought S S Z . 2 7 down close to the trawler and advised her captain of the danger. T h e trawler turned away hard one way and S S Z .

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