H.M.S. Britomart (1899)

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H.M.S. Britomart (1899)
Builder: W. H. Potter & Sons[1]
Launched: 29 Mar, 1899[Citation needed]
Commissioned: 28 Jun, 1900[Citation needed]
Sold: 1920[2]
H.M.S. Britomart was one of four gunboats of the Bramble class completed for the Royal Navy about the turn of the century.

Service

She re-commissioned on 15 March 1906 in Hong Kong.[3]

In 1913, she was still in the Far East as part of the China Squadron.[4]

Captains

Dates of appointment are provided when known.

See Also

Footnotes

  1. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 113.
  2. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 113.
  3. The Navy List. (March, 1907). p. 287.
  4. The Navy List. (March, 1913). p. 270.
  5. The Navy List. (January, 1901). p. 234.
  6. Walter Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/42/264. f. 310.
  7. Walter Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/42/264. f. 310.
  8. Gilbert Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 19643/164. ff. 164, 248.
  9. The Navy List. (October, 1904). p. 288.
  10. Gilbert Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 19643/164. ff. 164, 248.
  11. The Navy List. (March, 1907). p. 287.
  12. Noble Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/44/248. f. 282.
  13. Noble Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/44/248. f. 282.
  14. The Navy List. (July, 1909). p. 288 suggests he remained until at least 19 June, 1909.
  15. The Navy List. (April, 1911). p. 288.
  16. The Navy List. (March, 1913). p. 288.
  17. Darwall Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/46/97. f. 97.
  18. The Navy List. (November, 1917). p. 391y.
  19. The Navy List. (June, 1919). p. 745.

Bibliography


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