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  Destroyers - Information at Halfvalue.com
Destroyers were involved in the skirmishes that prompted the Battle of Heligoland Bight, and filled a range of roles in the Battle of Gallipoli, acting as troops transports and fire support vessels, as well as their fleet-screening role.
Destroyers (with a DD hull classification symbol) primarily perform anti-submarine warfare duty while guided missile destroyers (DDGs) are multi-mission (anti-submarine, anti-aircraft, and anti-surface warfare) surface combatants.
The destroyers (as well as frigates) are, as always, the workhorses of the fleet, the former optimised for air defence and the latter for surface and subsurface warfare.
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  Destroyer - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The torpedo boat destroyer later on took over the role of the smaller torpedo boats, performing torpedo attacks on fleets, such as the devastating Japanese attack on the Russian fleet in Port Arthur at the opening of the Russo-Japanese war in 1904, and attacks in the Pacific theatre of World War II.
Destroyers (with a DD hull classification symbol) primarily perform anti-submarine warfare duty while guided missile destroyers (DDGs) are multi-mission (anti-submarine, anti-aircraft, and anti-surface warfare) surface combatants.
The destroyers (as well as frigates) are, as always, the workhorses of the fleet, the former optimised for air defence and the latter for surface and subsurface warfare.
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 destroyer   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-08-19)
In naval terminology, a destroyer is a fast and maneuverable yet long-endurance warship intended to escort larger vessels in a fleet or battle group and defend them against smaller, short-range attackers.
The naval destroyer originated shortly after the Chilean Civil War of 1891 and in the Sino-Japanese War (1894-1895).
Destroyers (with a DD hull classification symbol) primarily perform anti-submarine warfare duty while guided missile destroyers (DDGs) are multi-mission (anti-submarine, anti-air, and anti-surface warfare) surface combatants.
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 Destroyer
Destroyer (disambiguation) Destroyer may mean: destroyer, a type of small warship Douglas B-66 Destroyer, a bomber and r...
Kagero class destroyer The Kagero class of destroyers were a class of ships in service with the sonar would hinder their...
Mahan class destroyer The Mahan class of destroyers were built by various shipyards between 1935 and 1937.
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 Destroyer information - Search.com
Modern destroyers are equivalent in tonnage and drastically superior in firepower to cruisers of the World War II era, capable of carrying nuclear missiles able to destroy cities in a very small volley.
The destroyer originated in the United Kingdom and Japan in the last years of the 1880s, and became firmly established after the Chilean Civil War of 1891 and in the Sino-Japanese War (1894–1895).
The torpedo boat destroyer later on took over the role of the smaller torpedo boats, performing torpedo attacks on fleets, such as the devastating Japanese attack on the Russian fleet in Port Arthur at the opening of the Russo-Japanese War in 1904, and attacks in the Pacific theatre of World War II.
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 Destroyer (disambiguation) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Douglas B-66 Destroyer, a bomber and reconnaissance aircraft.
Destroyer, the artist name of musician Daniel Bejar (recognizably a member of The New Pornographers).
This is a disambiguation page — a list of pages that otherwise might share the same title.
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 Spybot Destroyer
In naval terminology, a destroyer is a fast and maneuverable yet long-endurance warship intended to escort larger vessels in a fleet or battle group and defend them against smaller,short-range attackers (originally torpedo boats, later submarines and aircraft).
The destroyer originated in Britain shortly after the ChileanCivil War of 1891 and in the Sino-Japanese War (1894–1895).
While normally a small, short-range boat of this sort would be easily destroyed long before getting into range, they could beoperated within a fleet with larger ships as long as the fleet was close to base.
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 Encyclopedia: Destroyer (disambiguation)
Categories: Disambiguation USS Lassen, an Arleigh Burke-class destroyer In naval terminology, a destroyer is a fast and manouverable yet long-endurance warship intended to escort larger vessels in a fleet or battle group and defend them against smaller, short-range attackers (originally torpedo boats, later submarines and aircraft).
The Douglas B-66 Destroyer was a Strategic Air Command light bomber based on the United States Navys A3D Skywarrior, and intended to replace the Douglas B-26 Invader.
A bomber destroyer is a former type of fighter aircraft dedicated to destroying enemy bomber aircraft.
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 Destroyer - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-08-19)
In naval terminology, a destroyer is a fast and manouverable yet long-endurance warship intended to escort larger vessels in a fleet or battle group and defend them against smaller, short-range attackers (originally torpedo boats, later submarines and aircraft).
The was planned to replace them; on November 1, 2001, the US Navy announced the issuance of a revised Request for Proposal (RFP) for the Future Surface Combatant Program.
The destroyers (as well as frigates) are, as always, the workhorses of the fleet, the former being optimised for air defence and the latter for surface and subsurface warfare.
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 Dictionary of Meaning www.mauspfeil.net
The first effective design of torpedo boat destroyer, with the range and speed to keep up with battleships, was the Havock class destroyer ''Havock'' class of two ships of the Royal Navy, launched in 1893.
Two classes of destroyers are currently in use by the US Navy: the Spruance class destroyer ''Spruance'' class and the Arleigh Burke class destroyer ''Arleigh Burke'' class.
The Zumwalt class destroyer ''Zumwalt'' class was planned to replace them; on November 1, 2001, the US Navy announced the issuance of a revised Request for Proposal (RFP) for the Future Surface Combatant Program.
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 Destroyer article - Destroyer Arleigh Burke class destroyer naval warship Germany bomber destroyers - What-Means.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-08-19)
Destroyer article - Destroyer Arleigh Burke class destroyer naval warship Germany bomber destroyers - What-Means.com
Here they are often referred to specifically as bomber destroyers with their anti-fighter role being better described as an escort fighter.
Destroyer article - Destroyer definition - what means Destroyer
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 Encyclopedia: German battleship Bismarck
HMS Cossack (L-03/F-03/G-03) was a Tribal-class destroyer which became famous for the boarding of the German supply ship Altmark in Norwegian waters, and the associated rescue of sailors originally captured by the Admiral Graf Spee.
USS Lassen, an Arleigh Burke-class destroyer In naval terminology, a destroyer is a fast and manouverable yet long-endurance warship intended to escort larger vessels in a fleet or battle group and defend them against smaller, short-range attackers (originally torpedo boats, later submarines and aircraft).
HMS Jupiter (F85) was a J-class destroyer of the Royal Navy laid down by the Yarrow Shipbuilding Company, Limited, at Scotstoun in Glasgow on 28 September 1937, launched on 27 October 1938 and commissioned on 25 June 1939.
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 Laser Destroyer - Lexicanum
The Laser Destroyer is the primary armament of the Imperial Destroyer Tank Hunter.
It is a extremly powerful and long range laser weapon that is especaily difficult to make, it is a job that requires hand-crafting and extreme precision.
The gun is more precious than the tank that houses it, therefore, if a unit is unfortunate to suffer the loss of a Destroyer vehicle they will take every effort to try and salvage the weapon and leave the vehicle.
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 Destroyer   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-08-19)
image, an Arleigh Burke class destroyer In naval terminology, a destroyer is a fast and maneuverable yet long-endurance warship intended to escort larger vessels in a fleet or battle group and defend them against smaller, short-range attackers.
The destroyer originated in Britain shortly after the Chilean Civil War of 1891 and in the Sino-Japanese War (1894-1895).
In those conflicts, a new type of ship proved to be devastatingly effective-the swift, small torpedo-boat invented by John Ericsson.
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 Destrii - Encyclopedia Glossary Meaning Explanation Destrii   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-08-19)
Destrii was about to destroy the cities of Oblivion with her newfound power but Izzy reminded her of her desire to be free and urged her not to become just one of the monolithic Horde.
When Destrii realized that Jodafra meant to sacrifice Lakota children to the Windigo, she destroyed the equipment that supported the Windigo, allowing the Doctor and the Lakota to defeat it.
Enraged, Jodafra beat Destrii nearly to death, leaving her battered and unconscious body in the snow and departing in his capsule.
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 Arleigh Burke Class Destroyers   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-08-19)
In naval terminology, a destroyer is a fast and maneuverable yet long-endurance warship intended to escort larger vessels in a fleet or battle group and defend them against smaller,short-range attackers (originally torpedo boats, later submarines and aircraft).
While normally a small, short-range boat of this sort would be easily destroyed long before getting into range, they could beoperated within a fleet with larger ships as long as the fleet was close to base.
In this case the defending force had to choosewhich set of targets to attack: the larger ships which they were built to counter, or the smaller torpedo boats which werecharging in to attack.
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 HMS Daring
Daring (1804), a 12-gun brig launched in 1804 and destroyed after running aground in 1813.
Daring (1932), a destroyer launched in 1932 and sunk in 1940.
Daring (D05), a destroyer launched in 1949 and broken up in 1971.
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 Dictionary of Meaning www.mauspfeil.net
'''Destroyer''' may mean: *Destroyer, a type of warship.
*Destroyer (musician) Destroyer, the artist name of musician Daniel Bejar (recognizably a member of The New Pornographers).
There you find a list of all editors and the possibility to edit the original text of the article Destroyer (disambiguation).
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 Farragut class destroyer article - Farragut class destroyer destroyers disambiguation - What-Means.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-08-19)
Farragut class destroyer article - Farragut class destroyer destroyers disambiguation - What-Means.com
This is a disambiguation page; that is, one that points to other pages that might otherwise have the same name.
Farragut class destroyer article - Farragut class destroyer definition - what means Farragut class destroyer
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 Destroyer (disambiguation) - Lexicanum
This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title.
If an article link referred you here, you might want to go back and fix it to point directly to the intended page.
Destroyer Upgrade - Chaos Space Marine vehicle upgrade
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 Destroyer (disambiguation)
This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title.
This page was last modified 15:09, 2 Jan 2005.
The article about Destroyer (disambiguation) contains information related to Destroyer (disambiguation).
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 Destoroyah - Encyclopedia Glossary Meaning Explanation Destoroyah   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-08-19)
Destoroyah is a kaiju from the 1995 film, Godzilla vs Destoroyah.
He originated as a colony of Pre-Cambrian crustaceans that were awakened and mutated by the detonation of the Oxygen Destroyer, the weapon that killed Godzilla in the first Godzilla movie back in 1954.
He consistantly grows in shape and size throughout the film, starting as a 8 foot crab, then into a 50 meter one and alternating to a batlike flying form, which he used both to fight Godzilla Jr.
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 Destroyer | English | Dictionary & Translation by Babylon
In naval terminology, a destroyer is a fast and maneuverable yet long-endurance warship intended to escort larger vessels in a fleet or battle group and defend them against smaller, short-range attackers (originally torpedo boats, later submarines and aircraft).
destroyer, small warship; someone or something that destroys
12:23), the agent employed in the killing of the first-born; the destroying angel or messenger of God.
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 Destroyer Concert Tickets, Biography, Music and Posters   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-08-19)
For other meaning, see destroyer (disambiguation)., an Arleigh Burke class destroyer''Arleigh Burke''-class destroyer]]In naval terminology, a '''destroyer''' is a fast and maneuverable yet long-endurance warship intended to escort larger vessels in a fleet or battle group and defend them against smaller, short-range attackers (originally torpedo boats, later submarines and aircraft).
Australia's Darrin "Jimmy Dangles" Smith has licked last year's world air guitar champion Miri "Sonyk-Rok" Park from the US to placed sixth in the 10th annual competition in the Finnish city of Oulu.
Search TicketMaster for all the latest Destroyer concerts and Destroyer concert tickets.
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 Destroyer - Marvel Database - a Wikia wiki
Destroyer - Marvel Database - a Wikia wiki
It serves to clarify the difference between several closely named or closely related articles.
Shiva the Destroyer (Si Fan Chung) of the Nest
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 ORP Grom (disambiguation) - Art History Online Reference and Guide   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-08-19)
The first ORP Grom was a Grom class destroyer launched in 1936 and sunk near Narvik in 1940
The second ORP Grom was a destroyer received from the USSR in 1957 and decommissioned in 1973
The third ORP Grom is an Orkan class rocket warship launched in 1995
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 Destroyer Details, Meaning Destroyer Article and Explanation Guide
Destroyer Details, Meaning Destroyer Article and Explanation Guide
, an Arleigh Burke class destroyer]] In naval terminology, a destroyer is a fast and maneuverable yet long-endurance warship intended to escort larger vessels in a fleet or battle group and defend them against smaller, short-range attackers.
Page Contains Information, Facts Details or Explanation Guide About Destroyer
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 Buffalo Destroyers   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-08-19)
1) " Buffalo" -- in the term Buffalo Destroyers
2) " Destroyers" -- in the term Buffalo Destroyers
Commonly appearing connections are : Buffalo Destroyers Arena Football, Buffalo Edu, Buffalo Erie County Library, Buffalo Erie County Public Library, Buffalo Evening News, Buffalo Exchange, Buffalo Feis, Buffalo Football, Buffalo Footsteps, Buffalo Forge, Buffalo Gal, Buffalo Gals, Buffalo Gap, Buffalo General, Buffalo General Hospital, Buffalo Girls, Buffalo Gladiators, Buffalo Gnat, Buffalo Gnats, Buffalo Grill
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 The Ultimate M class destroyer - American History Information Guide and Reference   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-08-19)
The Ultimate M class destroyer - American History Information Guide and Reference
Two classes of destroyer of the Royal Navy have been known as the M class:
The M class, built 1913–1916, served in World War I.
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 Pop Up Destroyer   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-08-19)
Up describes the positive z-value in a gravitational field, just as " down "represents the negative z-value.
In Scotland, "up" istowards Edinburgh, and on the Valley Lines network in South Wales, "up" refers to services towards Cardiff Central.
UP Albums titled Up 3) " Destroyer" -- In re: Pop Up Destroyer
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