H.M.S. Frobisher (1920)

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H.M.S. Frobisher (1920)
Pendant Number: 81 (Sep 1924)[1]
Builder: Devonport Royal Dockyard[2]
Ordered: Dec, 1915[3]
Laid down: 2 Aug, 1916[4]
Launched: 20 Mar, 1920[5]
Commissioned: Sep, 1924[6]
Sold: 26 Mar, 1949[7]
Fate: Scrapped

Service

Frobisher was re-commissioned on 29 September, 1924 to serve as flagship for the First Cruiser Squadron in the Mediterranean, though the flag may have flown temporarily in Delhi.[8]

Re-commissioned at Devonport on 13 February, 1928, again for service with the First Cruiser Squadron in the Mediterranean.[9]

Re-commissioned in Reserve at Portsmouth on 26 November, 1930.[10]

She completed to full complement on 1 December, 1932 for service as a Cadet Training Cruiser.[11]

Captains

Dates of appointment are provided when known.

See Also

Footnotes

  1. Dittmar; Colledge. British Warships 1914–1919. p. 49.
  2. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1906–1921. p. 63.
  3. Dittmar; Colledge. British Warships 1914–1919. p. 49.
  4. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1906–1921. p. 63.
  5. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1906–1921. p. 63.
  6. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1906–1921. p. 63.
  7. Dittmar; Colledge. British Warships 1914–1919. p. 49.
  8. The Navy List. (April, 1925). pp. 240, 241.
  9. The Navy List. (February, 1929). p. 240.
  10. The Navy List. (July, 1931). p. 240.
  11. The Navy List. (July, 1937). p. 241.
  12. The Navy List. (April, 1925). p. 240.
  13. The Navy List. (July, 1927). p. 240.
  14. Calvert Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/49/14. f. 7.
  15. Calvert Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/49/14. f. 7.
  16. The Navy List. (February, 1929). p. 240.
  17. Mackie, Colin. ROYAL NAVY WARSHIPS.
  18. The Navy List. (July, 1931). p. 240.
  19. The Navy List. (January, 1933). p. 240.
  20. Kekewich Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/51/340. f. 343.
  21. The Navy List. (July, 1937). p. 241.
  22. Mackie, Colin. ROYAL NAVY WARSHIPS.
  23. Mackie, Colin. ROYAL NAVY WARSHIPS.
  24. Mackie, Colin. ROYAL NAVY WARSHIPS.
  25. Mackie, Colin. ROYAL NAVY WARSHIPS.

Bibliography

  • Dittmar, F.J.; Colledge, J.J. (1972). British Warships 1914–1919. London: Ian Allan.


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