H.M.S. H 23 (1918)

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H.M.S. H 23 (1918)
Pendant Number: H.23[1]
Builder: Vickers[2]
Ordered: Jan-Feb, 1917[3]
Launched: 29 Jan, 1918[4]
Commissioned: Apr, 1918[5]
Sold: May, 1934[6]
H.M.S. H 23 was one of forty-four "H" class submarines completed for the Royal Navy in the 1910s.

Service

From mid-1927, part of the Fifth Submarine Flotilla.[7]

In early 1929, still part of the Fifth Submarine Flotilla.[8]

She was reduced to immediate Reserve at Gosport on 22 July, 1932, but still affiliated with 5 S.F..[9]

Captains

Dates of appointment are provided when known.

See Also

Footnotes

  1. Dittmar; Colledge. British Warships 1914–1919. pp. 82, 88.
  2. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1906–1921. p. 92.
  3. The Technical History and Index, Vol. 3, Part 21. p. 40.
  4. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1906–1921. p. 92.
  5. The Technical History and Index, Vol. 3, Part 21. p. 40.
  6. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1906–1921. p. 92.
  7. The Navy List. (July, 1927). p. 243.
  8. The Navy List. (February, 1929). p. 243.
  9. The Navy List. (January, 1933). p. 244.
  10. Only year is clearly legible in Service Record.
  11. left when sub reduced
  12. The Navy List. (January, 1921). p. 782a.
  13. The Navy List. (January, 1923). p. 764.
  14. The Navy List. (July, 1927). p. 243.
  15. The Navy List. (February, 1929). p. 243.
  16. The Navy List. (July, 1931). p. 244.

Bibliography


"H" Class Submarine
Group 1
H 1 H 2 H 3 H 4 H 5
H 6 H 7 H 8 H 9 H 10
Group 2
H 11 H 12 H 13 H 14 H 15
H 16 H 17 H 18 H 19 H 20
Group 3
H 21 H 22 H 23 H 24 H 25
H 26 H 27 H 28 H 29 H 30
H 31 H 32 H 33 H 34 H 41
H 42 H 43 H 44 H 47 H 48
  H 49 H 50 H 51 H 52  
<– "F" Class Submarines (UK) "G" Class –>