Sunday, 16 April 2017

The strength of the Russian navy according to the Dutch newspaper Bataviaasch nieuwsblad dated 15 June 1911

An item reported that the Russian navy had in actual service in the Baltic 2 battleships, 3 armoured cruisers, some small cruisers, some torpedo boats and in reserve 3 armoured cruisers. In the Black Sea were 3 battleships, 2 small cruisers, 12 torpedo boats in service and in reserve 3 battleships and 6 torpedo boats. In East Asia were 2 cruisers and 7 torpedo boats.