HMS Formidable’s sister ship HMS Irresistible
|GRT||15,000 tons (one of the largest ships hit)|
|History||She was one of 3 battleships of the Formidable class built from 1898 - 1902. Her sisters were HMS Irresistible (lost at Dardanelles on 18 March 1915) and HMS Implacable (scrapped in 1921). Crew was about 711 men.|
U-boat attacks on Battleship Formidable
|1||1 Jan 1915||U 24 (Rudolf Schneider)||Sunk||Torpedoed 30 miles S of Lyme Regis||50° 13'N, 3° 04'W||547|
Position of attack on Formidable
If you can help us with any additional information on this vessel then please contact us.