H.M.S. Foxhound (1909)

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H.M.S. Foxhound (1909)
Pendant Number: H.16 (Jan 1918)
H.58 (Apr 1918)[1]
Builder: John Brown[2]
Ordered: 1908-09 Programme[3]
Launched: 11 Dec, 1909[4]
Completed: Sep, 1910[5]
Sold: 1 Nov, 1921[6]

H.M.S. Foxhound was one of sixteen destroyers of the Beagle class.

Service

In mid-1913 she was serving with the Third Destroyer Flotilla.[7]

Commander William G. Howard commanded her while she covered the landings at Anzac Cove in Gallipoli.[8]

At Suvla Bay on 6-7 August, 1915, Foxhound worked with five other Beagles and Arno to tow troop barges in.[9]

Captains

Dates of appointment are provided when known.

See Also

Footnotes

  1. Dittmar; Colledge. British Warships 1914–1919. p. 60.
  2. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1906–1921. pp. 73-74.
  3. March. British Destroyers. p. 101.
  4. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1906–1921. pp. 73-74.
  5. Friedman. British Destroyers. p. 305.
  6. Dittmar; Colledge. British Warships 1914–1919. p. 60.
  7. The Navy List. (July, 1913). p. 317.
  8. Smith. Hard Lying. p. 112.
  9. Smith. Hard Lying. p. 113.
  10. Macrorie Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/43/467. f. 521.
  11. The Navy List. (April, 1911). p. 318.
  12. Macrorie Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/43/467. f. 521.
  13. Cherry Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/44/220. f. 251.
  14. Cherry Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/44/220. f. 251.
  15. Macrorie Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/43/467. f. 521.
  16. Macrorie Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/43/467. f. 521.
  17. The Navy List. (October, 1913). p. 317.
  18. Howard Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/44/292. f. 328.
  19. The Navy List. (October, 1915). p. 394g.
  20. Howard Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/44/292. f. 328.
  21. Shuttleworth Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/48/165. f. 569.
  22. The Navy List. (August, 1917). p. 393w.
  23. Shuttleworth Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/48/165. f. 569.
  24. McGrath Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/53/96. f. 95.
  25. The Navy List. (November, 1917). p. 393w.
  26. McGrath Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/53/96. f. 95.
  27. Nelson Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 240/56/21. f. 21.
  28. The Navy List. (February, 1919). p. 796.
  29. Nelson Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 240/56/21. f. 21.

Bibliography


Beagle Class Destroyer
Beagle Bulldog Foxhound Pincher Grasshopper
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