H.M.S. Erebus (1916)

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H.M.S. Erebus (1916)
Builder: Harland & Wolff, Govan
Laid down: 12 Oct, 1915
Launched: 1916
Completed: 2 Sep, 1916
Commissioned: 2 Sep, 1916
Scrapped: Jul, 1946

H.M.S. Erebus was one of two Erebus class monitors launched in 1916 for the Royal Navy.

Service

Erebus was reduced at Chatham on 28 February, 1920.[1]

She reduced to Special Complement on 2 September, 1924.[2]

Re-commissioned on 1 September, 1926.[3]

She was re-commissioned at Devonport on 27 July, 1927 and commenced service as a cadet training ship and turret drill ship, which role she would retain through at least mid-1937.[4][5]

Reduced to special complement on 19 December, 1932.[6]

She re-commissioned at Portsmouth on 19 October, 1933.[7]

Captains

Dates of appointment are provided when known.

Footnotes

  1. The Navy List. (January, 1921). p. 769.
  2. The Navy List. (April, 1925). p. 238.
  3. The Navy List. (July, 1927). p. 238.
  4. The Navy List. (July, 1931). p. 237.
  5. The Navy List. (July, 1937). p. 237.
  6. The Navy List. (January, 1933). p. 237.
  7. The Navy List. (July, 1937). p. 237.
  8. The Navy List. (November, 1917). p. 393n.
  9. Moreton Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/44. f. 242.
  10. Moreton Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/44. f. 242.
  11. Cherry Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/44/220. f. 251.
  12. The Navy List. (December, 1920). p. 769.
  13. Cherry Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/44/220. f. 251.
  14. Bunbury Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/46/13. f. 13.
  15. The Navy List. (January, 1923). p. 756.
  16. Bunbury Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/46/13. f. 13.
  17. Sumner Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/48/137. f. 541.
  18. The Navy List. (July, 1924). p. 238.
  19. Sumner Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/48/137. f. 541.
  20. Stokes Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/46/103. f. 103.
  21. Stokes Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/46/103. f. 103.
  22. The Navy List. (July, 1927). p. 237.
  23. Monroe Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/44. f. 438.
  24. Monroe Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/44. f. 438.
  25. Hardman-Jones Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/46. f. 152.
  26. Hardman-Jones Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/46. f. 152.
  27. Hamilton Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/46. f. 86.
  28. Hamilton Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/46. f. 86.
  29. Forster Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/91/200. f. 203.
  30. Forster Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/91/200. f. 203.
  31. The Navy List. (January, 1933). p. 237.
  32. The Navy List. (July, 1934). p. 238.
  33. Lake Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/55. f. 66.
  34. Lake Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/55. f. 66.
  35. The Navy List. (July, 1937). p. 237.

See Also


Erebus Class Monitor
  Erebus Terror  
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