H.M.S. Celandine (1916)

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H.M.S. Celandine (1916)
Pendant Number: T.72 (Jan, 1916)
T.20 (Jan, 1918)[1]
Builder: Barclay Curle[2]
Ordered: Jul, 1915[3]
Launched: 19 Feb, 1916[4]
Sold: 15 Jan, 1923[5]
H.M.S. Celandine was one of thirty-six Arabis Class sweeping sloops completed for the Royal Navy.

Service

Celandine was sent to Gibraltar upon her commissioning where she was one of the sweeping sloops directly attached the station until June 1918 when it became part of the Eleventh Sloop Flotilla based there.

Paid off at Devonport on 11 April, 1919.[6]

Captains

See Also

Footnotes

  1. Dittmar; Colledge. British Warships 1914–1919. p. 94.
  2. Dittmar; Colledge. British Warships 1914–1919. p. 94.
  3. Dittmar; Colledge. British Warships 1914–1919. p. 94.
  4. Dittmar; Colledge. British Warships 1914–1919. p. 94.
  5. Dittmar; Colledge. British Warships 1914–1919. p. 94.
  6. The Navy List. (January, 1920). p. 743.
  7. Buchanan Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/46/4. f. 4.
  8. The Navy List. (January, 1920). p. 743.

Bibliography


Arabis Class Sweeping Sloop
Alyssum Amaryllis Arabis Asphodel Berberis
Buttercup Campanula Celandine Cornflower Crocus
Cyclamen Delphinium Genista Gentian Geranium
Gladiolus Godetia Hydrangea Lobelia Lupin
Marguerite Mignonette Myosotis Nasturtium Nigella
Pansy Pentstemon Petunia Poppy Primula
  Rosemary Snapdragon Valerian  
  Verbena Wallflower Wistaria