H.M.S. Endymion (1891)

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H.M.S. Endymion (1891)
Pendant Number: A6 (1914)
N.17 (Sep 1915)
N.41 (Jan 1918)[1]
Builder: Earle, Hull[2]
Laid down: 21 Nov, 1889[3]
Launched: 22 Jul, 1891[4]
Commissioned: 26 May, 1894[5]
Sold: 16 Mar, 1920[6]
Fate: to Evans, Cardiff[7]

H.M.S. Endymion was one of nine protected cruisers of the Edgar class completed between 1893 and 1896.

Service

Re-commissioned with reduced nucleus crew at Portsmouth on 26 June, 1912.[8]

In mid-1913, she was flag ship at Queenstown.[9]

Captains

Dates of appointment are provided when known.

See Also

Footnotes

  1. Dittmar; Colledge. British Warships 1914–1919. p. 38.
  2. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 66.
  3. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 66.
  4. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 66.
  5. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 66.
  6. Dittmar; Colledge. British Warships 1914–1919. p. 38.
  7. Dittmar; Colledge. British Warships 1914–1919. p. 38.
  8. The Navy List. (August, 1912). p. 308.
  9. The Navy List. (July, 1913). p. 308.
  10. Barlow Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/38. f. 31.
  11. Barlow Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/38. f. 31.
  12. Barrow Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/38/72. f. 65.
  13. Barrow Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/38/72. f. 65.
  14. Gamble Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/18. f. 16.
  15. Gamble Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/18. f. 16.
  16. Wilson Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/17. f. 205.
  17. Wilson Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/17. f. 205.
  18. Cuming Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/38. f. 280.
  19. Cuming Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/87. f. 26.
  20. Callaghan Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/18. f. 535.
  21. Callaghan Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/18. f. 535.
  22. Paget Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/18. f. 372.
  23. Paget Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/18. f. 372.
  24. King-Hall Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/42. f. 42.
  25. King-Hall Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/20. f. 283.
  26. The Navy List. (November, 1905). p. 308.
  27. Boothby Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/42. f. 180.
  28. Boothby Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/42. f. 180.
  29. Grafton Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/20. f. 327/660.
  30. Grafton Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/20. f. 327/660.
  31. Ley Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/43. f. 74.
  32. Brownrigg Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/42. f. 492.
  33. Brownrigg Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/42. f. 492.
  34. Ley Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/43. f. 74.
  35. The Navy List. (October, 1908). p. 309.
  36. Mawbey Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/43. f. 85.
  37. Mawbey Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/43. f. 85.
  38. Smith Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/43. f. 305.
  39. The Navy List. (April, 1911). p. 308.
  40. Smith Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/43. f. 305.
  41. Young Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/43/320. f. 352.
  42. Young Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/43/320. f. 352.
  43. Parker Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/43. f. 2.
  44. Reinold Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/44/377. ff. 218, 377.
  45. The Navy List. (October, 1915). p. 393s.
  46. The Navy List. (November, 1917). p. 393m.
  47. Powell Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/44/242. f. 274.
  48. Powell Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/44/242. f. 274.
  49. The Navy List. (February, 1919). p. 788.

Bibliography

  • Chesneau, Robert; Kolesnik, Eugene (editors) (1979). Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. London: Conway Maritime Press. (on Amazon.com and Amazon.co.uk).


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