R Class (1916) DD
1915 it was time for initial lessons from WW1 to be evaluated. The main
problem was that the existing design needed more range. The ships ordered
were part of the 6th, 7th and 8th war programme.
Main changes from
the previous M Class (1914)
The new design was designated the R Class.
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20 October, 2012.
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