H.M.S. Ettrick (1903)

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H.M.S. Ettrick (1903)
Pendant Number: N.01 (1914)
D.18 (Sep 1915)
D.32 (Jan 1918)[1]
Builder: Palmer[2]
Laid down: 9 Jul, 1902[3]
Launched: 28 Feb, 1903[4]
Commissioned: Feb, 1904[5]
Broken up: 1919[6]

H.M.S. Ettrick was one of 36 destroyers of the "River" class.

Service

In mid-1913, she was in the Ninth Destroyer Flotilla, a patrol flotilla.[7]

On perhaps 15 February, 1918, Ettrick made an "unsatisfactory attack" on an enemy submarine while escorting a convoy under the escort's Senior Officer, Lieutenant R.N.R. Alphonse Martin Tulloch. Tulloch was removed from command and incurred their Lordships "severe displeasure."[8]

Captains

Dates of appointment are provided when known.

See Also

Footnotes

  1. Dittmar; Colledge. British Warships 1914–1919. p. 59.
  2. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 99.
  3. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 99.
  4. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 99.
  5. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 99.
  6. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 99.
  7. The Navy List. (July, 1913). p. 308.
  8. Tulloch Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 240/55/204. f. 204.
  9. The Navy List. (October, 1904). p. 309.
  10. The Navy List. (March, 1907). p. 309.
  11. The Navy List. (January, 1910). p. 310.
  12. Tillard Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/46. f. 95.
  13. Tillard Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/46. f. 95.
  14. The Navy List. (April, 1911). p. 309.
  15. Palmer Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/50. f. 190.
  16. The Navy List. (August, 1912). p. 309.
  17. Palmer Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/50. f. 190.
  18. The Navy List. (April, 1914). p. 310.
  19. Brooke Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/51/47. f. 52.
  20. The Navy List. (October, 1915). p. 394.
  21. Brooke Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/51/47. f. 52.
  22. The Navy List. (October, 1916). p. 394f.
  23. Tulloch Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 240/55/204. f. 204.
  24. Tulloch Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 240/55/204. f. 204.
  25. The Navy List. (December, 1918). p. 789.
  26. The Navy List. (February, 1919). p. 789.

Bibliography


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Kennet Jed Welland Cherwell Dee
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Gala Garry Ness Nith Swale
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