General Question 033

This ship was named after a man who surrendered his troops at Yorktown.

Answer HMS Cornwallis


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8 Responses to General Question 033

  1. gunther says:


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  3. John Bullock says:

    In 1781, British General Charles Cornwallis formally surrenders 8,000 British soldiers and seamen to a French and American force at Yorktown, Virginia, bringing the American Revolution to a close.

  4. Pete says:

    A Pre-Dreadnought Duncan Class Battleship c1901

  5. PB says:

    HMS Cornwallis was a Duncan-class pre-dreadnought battleship of the Royal Navy

  6. Ray Newport says:

    The ship is the HMS Cornwallis and after leaving Gallipoli in 1917 was torpedoed in the
    Med on 9 Jan 1917 by German U-boat UB32

  7. Alan (Tug)wilson says:


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