Royal Navy and Maritime Book Reviews PROVIDED BY - Rob Jerrard
supplied by David Viney who served in the ship 1944 - 1946
Flight Deck Length: 765'
Flight Deck Width: 312'
Displacement: 32,300 tons
Boilers: 8 Admiralty 3 drum type
Turbines: Parsons Geared turbines
Horsepower: 150,000 SHP
Max Speed: 32 knots
Aircraft 54 Guns 16 x 4.5in, 48 x 2pdr,37 x 20mm.
IMPLACABLE, Indefatigable and Glory in Melborne Australia Feb 1946 (Station Pier)
IMPLACABLE in Australia
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