Battleship HMS Warspite

Battleship HMS Warspite (1913) in No.1 Dry Dock at Rosyth

The starboard after embrasure beneath “Y” turret, showing damage to the hull side caused by a 12 inch shell which penetrated the port side of the upper deck, passed through the captain’s accommodation and burst in the Captain of Fleet’s day cabin. Shows battle damage received on 31 May 1916 at the Battle of Jutland, the First World War.

© National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, UK

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