H.M.S. Algerine (1895)

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H.M.S. Algerine (1895)
Builder: Devonport Royal Dockyard[1]
Laid down: 25 Jul, 1894[2]
Launched: 6 Jun, 1895[3]
Completed: Apr, 1896[4]
Sold: 1919[5]
H.M.S. Algerine was one of two Phoenix Class screw sloops completed for the Royal Navy.

Service

Commander Ewen Francis Domville was appointed in command of Algerine on the China Station on 11 February, 1897. In November, he was cautioned after grounding her through an error in judgment. On 2 March, 1898 he was invalided from command, suffering from nervous exhaustion. Edmond John Warre Slade was appointed in command.

She was lent to the Canadian Government in 1917.

Captains

See Also

Footnotes

  1. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 59.
  2. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 59.
  3. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 59.
  4. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 59.
  5. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 59.
  6. The Navy List. (October, 1898). p. 223.
  7. Stewart Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/39. f. 1246.
  8. Stewart Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/39. f. 1246.
  9. The Navy List. (January, 1901). p. 223.
  10. The Navy List. (May, 1902). p. 223.
  11. "Naval & Military Intelligence" (Official Appointments and Notices). The Times. Saturday, 3 May, 1902. Issue 36758, col B, p. 14.
  12. The Navy List. (October, 1904). p. 275.
  13. The Navy List. (January, 1910). p. 25.
  14. The Navy List. (April, 1911). p. 275.
  15. The Navy List. (August, 1912). p. 276.
  16. Corbett Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/43/254. f. 280.
  17. Corbett Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/43/254. f. 280.

Bibliography


Phoenix Class Screw Sloop
  Phoenix Algerine