Original Royal Navy HMS Queen Elizabeth – WW1/ WW2 Tampion
3in Gun Tampion – mounted
HMS Queen Elizabeth was the lead ship of her class of dreadnought battleships, and was often used as a flagship.
Built 1912 by Portsmouth Royal Dockyard and commissioned in 1914.
She served in World War I as part of the Grand Fleet, and participated in the inconclusive Action of 19 August. Her service during the war generally consisted of routine patrols and training in the North Sea. HMS Queen Elizabeth and the other super-dreadnought battleships were the first of their type to be powered by oil instead of coal.
HMS Queen Elizabeth later served in several theatres during World War II, and was ultimately scrapped in 1948.
Overall 5.75in or 14.5cm
Badge 4in 10cm
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