Battleship Giulio Cesare (Italy)
- Published: 22 August 2010 22 August 2010
- Last Updated: 07 April 2012 07 April 2012
She was taken over by the Soviet Union 3 February 1949 as the Z 11 and later renamed Novorossiisk. While anchored in Sevastopol, she was wracked by a mysterious explosion and capsized with heavy loss of life 29 October 1955.
ClassBattleship / Cavour
ConstructionLaid down - 24 June 1910
Launched - 15 Oct 1911
Completed - 14 May 1914
Sources usedAldo Fraccaroli - Italian Warships of World War II
Andris J. Kursietis - La Regia Marina 1919-1945: The order of battle and Admirals of the Royal Italian Navy
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