Coastal defence ship of the Eidsvold class
|Navy||The Royal Norwegian Navy|
|Type||Coastal defence ship|
|Built by||Armstrong Whitworth & Co., Ltd. (Elswick), Newcastle upon Tyne, England, U.K.)|
|Launched||31 Mar 1900|
|Commissioned||7 Feb 1901|
|Lost||9 Apr 1940|
Norge (Capt. Per Askim) was torpedoed and sunk at Narvik during the German invasion of Norway by torpedoes from the German destroyer Z 11 / Bernd von Arnim. 101 of the crew went down with the ship, 90 survived, including the Commanding Officer.
Commands listed for HNoMS Norge
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|1||Capt. Per Askim,||19 Sep 1939||9 Apr 1940|
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