H.M.S. Lupin (1916)

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H.M.S. Lupin (1916)
Pendant Number: T.65 (Jan, 1916)
T.55 (Jan, 1918)[1]
Builder: William Simons & Company[2]
Ordered: Jul, 1915[3]
Launched: 31 May, 1916[4]
Sold: 22 Mar, 1946[5]
H.M.S. Lupin was one of thirty-six Arabis Class sweeping sloops completed for the Royal Navy.

Service

Lupin was paid off on 29 November, 1920.[6]

She was re-commissioned at Sheerness on 24 July, 1924.[7] The ship would serve in the Persian Gulf from 1924 until going to the Red Sea in October 1930.[8]

Lupin was re-commissioned at Bombay on 21 November, 1928 for service in the East Indies.[9]

She was re-commissioned at Malta on 29 October, 1930.[10]

In late 1931, Lupin returned home from the Red Sea Division to be placed in reserve, her place to be taken by Penzance.[11]

The ship commissioned at Portsmouth on 21 February, 1933 for service in the East Indies.[12]

Lupin re-commissioned at Bombay on 8 March, 1935.[13]

The sloop was commissioned at Sheerness on 17 April, 1936.[14]

Captains

See Also

Footnotes

  1. Dittmar; Colledge. British Warships 1914–1919. p. 94.
  2. Dittmar; Colledge. British Warships 1914–1919. p. 94.
  3. Dittmar; Colledge. British Warships 1914–1919. p. 94.
  4. Dittmar; Colledge. British Warships 1914–1919. p. 94.
  5. Dittmar; Colledge. British Warships 1914–1919. p. 94.
  6. The Navy List. (January, 1923). p. 779.
  7. The Navy List. (April, 1925). p. 252.
  8. "Return of the Lupin." The Times (London, England), Wednesday, December 2, 1931, Issue 45995, p.6.
  9. The Navy List. (February, 1929). p. 252.
  10. The Navy List. (July, 1931). p. 251.
  11. "New Sloop Commissions." The Times (London, England), Monday, October 26, 1931, Issue 45963, p.20.
  12. The Navy List. (July, 1934). p. 253.
  13. The Navy List. (October, 1935). p. 253.
  14. The Navy List. (July, 1937). p. 253.
  15. Preston Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/44/79. f. 79.
  16. The Navy List. (October, 1916). p. 395xx.
  17. Preston Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/44/79. f. 79.
  18. The Navy List. (August, 1917). p. 395h.
  19. The Navy List. (December, 1918). p. 837.
  20. The Navy List. (May, 1919). p. 836.
  21. The Navy List. (January, 1923). p. 779.
  22. The Navy List. (February, 1926). p. 252.
  23. The Navy List. (July, 1927). p. 252.
  24. The Navy List. (February, 1929). p. 252.
  25. The Navy List. (July, 1931). p. 251.
  26. The Navy List. (October, 1935). p. 253.
  27. The Navy List. (July, 1937). p. 253.

Bibliography


Arabis Class Sweeping Sloop
Alyssum Amaryllis Arabis Asphodel Berberis
Buttercup Campanula Celandine Cornflower Crocus
Cyclamen Delphinium Genista Gentian Geranium
Gladiolus Godetia Hydrangea Lobelia Lupin
Marguerite Mignonette Myosotis Nasturtium Nigella
Pansy Pentstemon Petunia Poppy Primula
  Rosemary Snapdragon Valerian  
  Verbena Wallflower Wistaria