15 in battlecruiser HMS Hood firing a broadside during training - from the Best same sequence as the similar Renown picture nearby. Note her additional stern turret.
Powerful: The British battle cruiser HMS Hood pictured docked at the Devonport Dockyard, Devon, in lost more than men when it was attacked
peerintothepast: “ A and B turrets, HMS Hood 1940 HMS Hood’s forward turrets, with a gun’s crew under training in the foreground. The leading seaman, (noted) standing on the extreme left,.
A historic attempt to recover the bell of the Second World War battle-cruiser HMS Hood has been postponed due to bad weather.
HMS Hood - incrociatore da battaglia della classe Admiral Entrata in…
HMS Hood fires a broadside! Hood sank on 24 May after being hit by several shells fired by the German Bismarck (during the Battle of the Denmark Strait).
15 in battlecruiser HMS Hood entering harbour in Malta during the when…
KSM Admiral Graf Spee at the 1937 coronation of King George VI, with HMS Hood and an R class battleship
A beautiful colourised view of a beautiful ship. HMS Hood in
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HMS Hood in New Zealand in at the time the largest warship afloat. Here we can see her forward 15 inch Naval Guns, and her armoured front Conning Tower.
The Battle of Denmarck Straight
HMS Hood - Front Conning Tower - Central Conning Tower (amid smoke stacks) - plus "A" and "B" naval gun turrets
15 in battlecruiser HMS Hood - for most of the inter-war years the largest warship in the world. She famously succumbed to the modern German battleship Bismarck on 24 May with only 3 survivors. Many pictures of this iconic ship on this board.
Battlecruiser HMS Hood (left) and battleship HMS Barham in Malta Harbour, Both these famous ships were to be sunk in 1941 (Hood by Bismarck in May, and Barham by a U boat in November)