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SQUADRON BATTLESHIP GLORY   It is laid in 1902 at the Baltic plant in Petersburg, it is gone down to the water on 23 August, 1903, and in 1905 entered the system. On 10 October, 1907, it is transferred into the class of battleships. It participated in the First World War and the February bourgeoise democratic revolution. On 17 October, 1917, in the unequal artillery battle with the German ships was obtained a number of serious damages and on the order of command it was flooded by crew in The Moonzund strait for the blocking of entrance to the squadron of enemy. Sister ships: " Borodino ", " Prince Suvorov ", " Emperor Aleksandr The Third " and " Orel ".

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Technical characteristics

Displacement 13516 t.
It is long 121,0 m.
Width 23,2 m.
Sagging 8,0 m.
Capacity of steam engine 15800 hp.
Running speed 18 knots
Cruising range 1970 miles
Armoring to 254 mm
the crew 825 people


305- mm 4
152- mm 12
75- mm 20
63- mm 2
37- mm 2
Machine guns 2
The above-water torpedo tubes 2
Underwater torpedo tubes 2

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