National Geographic : 1946 Apr
The National Geographic Magazine -v 1 British Offlicial Calcutta Launches Another Unit of the Royal Indian Navy During the war the Royal Indian Navy grew 20-fold. It patrolled the coast, hunted submarines, swept mines, and convoyed ships of the United Nations. Here H.M.I.S . Travancore, first large seagoing vessel built in Indian yards, has gone down the greased ways. The Maharaja of Travancore bore the entire cost. 518 ...... - IV " k.« >v fT.