00:00:18 – Channel Admin
00:01:40 – Most commercial shipping are under flags of convenience these days; would that distort commerce raiding philosophy under articles of war?
00:04:51 – What ships of the line (fleet of a single class), have the ‘best’ chances taking on the Bismark.
00:07:06 – How long did it take a Dreadnought Battleship to get up to full steam?
00:12:26 – HMS Warspite appears to have two crests, a woodpecker and a cannon, which was usually favored to represent the ship?
00:14:11 – Would you like to own a battleship?
00:16:03 – “ho were the two or three best “combat” Admirals for the British and American Navies in World War 2.
Also what is your opinion of Admiral Jisaburo Ozawa?
00:25:38 – What is your personal favorite naval museum? what is the most interesting thing about the museum?
00:30:34 – All 4 surviving Revenge class vs the 4 Kongo class, specifically in the Indian Ocean, mid 1942, also Renown and Repulse vs any 2 Kongo’s
00:35:48 – If Seymour was so terrible, why did he stay in post? Is it because no one would/could demand Beatty replace him?
00:38:55 – Did ships of the line and other ships before steam had a compartment ID system or ‘bullseye’ akin to what the US uses today?
00:42:00 – HMS Conqueror and Operation Barmaid
00:51:07 – What is your Favorite naval photo, and what is your most haunting one.
00:53:30 – Main gun issues on battleships
01:01:06 – Other than being more compact, how did the Crown Colony class differ from the Town class?
01:03:50 – What impact could Horatio Nelson have had on the Royal Navy, had he survived the Battle of Trafalgar?
01:08:32 – How did Tsushima influence Japanese ship design, strategy and tactics and did it extend into the carrier era?
01:11:21 – USS Galena vs USS Casco for the title of worst US ironclad?
01:13:00 – How long have Harbor Chains been used, how affective were they, and what were the most well known thought history?
01:15:38 – Have there been any notable occasions where dreadnought mounted torpedo nets were successful and presumably saved a ship? Were there any occasions where they fouled propellers and endangered a ship in combat?
01:18:57 – Speed vs Armour in battleship design
01:28:39 – Naval decisions in the 100 years war
01:32:05 – How would Väinämöinen and Ilmarinen fair against the Red Banner Fleet?
01:45:52 – Why didn’t Force Z work?
01:50:39 – Why didn’t battlecarriers work?
01:53:56 – Battle damage repairs at sea
01:58:28 – How difficult would it be to armor a modern warship against modern weaponry in the way that battleships were armored against other battleships?
02:02:26 – What was Magara doing at Midway and what colours were the IJN aircraft there?
02:07:41 – Naval recon aircraft and Finnish Defence strategy in WW2
02:14:30 – ‘Cut-outs’ on USS South Dakota
02:15:28 – Notwithstanding Taranto, did the Regina Marina’s operations in WW2 constitute a successful implementation of the “Fleet in Being” concept, by tying up Royal Navy resources, or did the fleet make itself irrelevant to the war by staying out of the way?
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