H.M.S. Foresight (1904)

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H.M.S. Foresight (1904)
Pendant Number: D.38 (1914)
N.26 (Sep 1915)
N.46 (Jan 1918)[1]
Builder: Fairfield[2]
Laid down: 24 Oct, 1903[3]
Launched: 8 Oct, 1904[4]
Commissioned: 8 Sep, 1905[5]
Sold: 3 Mar, 1920[6]
Fate: to Granton S. Bkg. Co.[7]
H.M.S. Foresight was one of eight Sentinel class Scout Cruisers completed for the Royal Navy in 1905.

Service

In March, 1910 she was a scout cruiser for the Second Destroyer Flotilla, part of the Second Division, Home Fleet.

In November, 1911 she was part of the Third Destroyer Flotilla.

She re-commissioned at Chatham on 1 July, 1913.[8]

By July, 1914, Scout was part of the Sixth Destroyer Flotilla, a Patrol Flotilla in Home and Atlantic Waters.

In May 1915, she moved to the Sixth Light Cruiser Squadron.

Captains

Dates of appointment are provided when known.

See Also

Footnotes

  1. Dittmar; Colledge. British Warships 1914–1919. p. 43.
  2. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 85.
  3. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 85.
  4. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 85.
  5. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 85.
  6. Dittmar; Colledge. British Warships 1914–1919. p. 43.
  7. Dittmar; Colledge. British Warships 1914–1919. p. 43.
  8. The Navy List. (January, 1915). p. 318.
  9. Smith Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/43/261. f. 261.
  10. The Navy List. (November, 1905). p. 316.
  11. Smith Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/43/261. f. 261.
  12. Luce Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/43. f. 79.
  13. Luce Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/43. f. 79.
  14. The Navy List. (October, 1908). p. 317.
  15. Wray Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/43. f. 400.
  16. Wray Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/43. f. 400.
  17. Tibbits Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/43/243. f. 268.
  18. The Navy List. (April, 1911). p. 316.
  19. Tibbits Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/43/243. f. 268.
  20. Garnett Service Record The National Archives. ADM 196/44/90. f. 100.
  21. The Navy List. (November, 1914). p. 318.
  22. Garnett Service Record The National Archives. ADM 196/44/90. f. 100.
  23. Garnett Service Record The National Archives. ADM 196/44/90. f. 100.
  24. Garnett Service Record The National Archives. ADM 196/44/90. f. 100.
  25. The Navy List. (December, 1914). p. 318.
  26. Turton Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/44/100. f. 111.
  27. Johnson Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/43. f. 54.
  28. Johnson Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/43. f. 54.
  29. The Navy List. (October, 1915). p. 394e.
  30. Turton Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/44/100. f. 111.
  31. The Navy List. (August, 1917). p. 393v.
  32. The Navy List. (November, 1917). p. 393v.
  33. Horne Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/44. f. 391.
  34. Horne Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/44. f. 391.
  35. The Navy List. (February, 1919). p. 795.
  36. Chilton Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/45. f. 86.
  37. Chilton Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/45. f. 86.

Bibliography


Sentinel Class Scout Cruiser
Vickers/Sentinel Group
  Sentinel Skirmisher  
Cammell Laird/Pathfinder Group
  Pathfinder Patrol  
Fairfield/Forward Group
  Foresight Forward  
Armstrong/Adventure Group
  Adventure Attentive  
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