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HMS IMPLACABLE

Photographs supplied by David Viney who served in the ship 1944 - 1946

HMS IMPLACABLE HONOURS BOARD

Length: 770'
Beam: 96'
Draft: 30'
Flight Deck Length: 765'
Flight Deck Width: 312'

Displacement: 32,300 tons

Boilers: 8 Admiralty 3 drum type
Turbines: Parsons Geared turbines
Shafts: 4
Horsepower: 150,000 SHP
Max Speed: 32 knots
Aircraft 54 Guns 16 x 4.5in, 48 x 2pdr,37 x 20mm.

HMS IMPLACABLE

HMS IMPLACABLE, Indefatigable and Glory in Melborne Australia Feb 1946 (Station Pier)

HMS IMPLACABLE in Australia

HMS IMPLACABLE Seafires, a few mishaps


Photos supplied by Rosey? the daughter of Denis Kendall who also served in the Implacable 1944 -1946. Petty Oficer, Shipwright, RN,who was born in Barrow-in-Furness, now Cumbria.
Below are two other Carriers that were present at Port Melborne, Glory & Indefatigable