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21 Oct 1919

United Kingdom
  • The work on carrier Eagle was paused as Chile negotiated with the United Kingdom to regain ownership of the ship still under construction, offering 1,500,000. The British Admiralty rejected the offer after calculating that it would cost 2,500,000 to convert the ship back to battleship configuration that Chile wanted to receive. ww2dbase [Eagle | CPC]
  • Roderick Carr was removed from the active list of British Roayl Air Force. ww2dbase [Roderick Carr | CPC]

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