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  1. HMS Aboukir

    HMS Aboukir

    She made a deplorable part of the triumph of German u-boat U9's triumph in the beginning of WW 1. HMS Aboukir was a Cressey-class armoured cruiser of 12,000 tons. Her triple expansion engines and twin screws gave her a top speed of 21 knots. She carried 2 × 9.2 in and 12 × 6 in guns. She was built b