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[EN] Naval Legends: M33

March 9, 2021

In this new episode of Naval Legends, we’re going to tell you about HMS M33 monitor who represents the Royal Navy! Currently, this ship is located in the National Museum of the Royal Navy, Portsmouth.

Monitors first appeared during the American Civil War. They’re a type of special-purpose ship designed to be a platform for heavy guns that can approach the shore and destroy enemy onshore targets.