H.M.S. L 9 (1918)

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H.M.S. L 9 (1918)
Pendant Number: L.9[1]
Builder: William Denny & Brothers[2]
Ordered: August, 1916[3]
Launched: 29 Jan, 1918[4]
Commissioned: May, 1918[5]
Sold: Jun, 1927[6]
H.M.S. L 9 was one of thirty-five "L" class submarines completed for the Royal Navy.

Service

In 1925, she was part of Fourth Submarine Flotilla on the China Station, but she has no officers listed with her in the Navy List.[7] In August, Lieutenant Kenneth John Riddell was appointed to her, but he is not indicated as being "in command."[8]

Captains

Dates of appointment are provided when known.

See Also

Footnotes

  1. Dittmar; Colledge. British Warships 1914–1919. pp. 82, 90.
  2. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1906–1921. p. 93.
  3. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1906–1921. p. 93.
  4. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1906–1921. p. 93.
  5. The Technical History and Index, Vol. 3, Part 21. p. 40.
  6. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1906–1921. p. 93.
  7. The Navy List. (April, 1925). p. 250.
  8. The Navy List. (February, 1926). p. 250.
  9. Poland Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/51/306. f. 322.
  10. Poland Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/51/306. f. 322.
  11. Higgins Service Record The National Archives. ADM 196/51/313. f. 330.
  12. Higgins Service Record The National Archives. ADM 196/51/313. f. 330.
  13. The Navy List. (February, 1926). p. 250.

Bibliography


"L" Class Submarine
L 1 Group
  L 1 L 2 L 3 L 4  
  L 5 L 6 L 7 L 8  
L 9 Group
L 9 L 10 L 15 L 16 L 18
L 19 L 20 L 21 L 22 L 23
L 24 L 26 L 27 L 32 L 33
L 9 Group Minelayers
L 11 L 12 L 14 L 17 L 25
L 50 Group
L 52 L 53 L 54 L 55 L 56
  L 69 L 71  
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