H.M.S. Musketeer (1915)

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H.M.S. Musketeer (1915)
Pendant Number: H.1C (Feb 1915)
G.15 (Jan 1917)
G.19 (Apr 1918)
H.42 (Jun 1918)[1]
Builder: Yarrow[2]
Launched: 12 Nov, 1915[3]
Completed: Dec, 1915[4]
Sold:

H.M.S. Musketeer was one of one hundred and three destroyers of the "M" class built for the Royal Navy during the Great War.

Service

Musketeer joined the Eleventh Destroyer Flotilla in January, 1916.[5] She and flotilla-mate Marmion missed participating with their formation in the Battle of Jutland.[6][7]

Musketeer reduced to C. & M. Party at Devonport on 13 December, 1919.[8]

Captains

Dates of appointment are provided when known.

See Also

Footnotes

  1. Dittmar; Colledge. British Warships 1914–1919. p. 67.
  2. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1906–1921. p. 79.
  3. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1906–1921. p. 79.
  4. Friedman. British Destroyers. p. 308.
  5. Supplement to the Monthly Navy List. (January, 1916). p. 12.
  6. Battle of Jutland Official Despatches. pp. 44-5.
  7. Naval Operations. Volume III. p. 432.
  8. The Navy List. (January, 1921). p. 814.
  9. King Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/48. f. 489.
  10. King Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/48. f. 489.
  11. Chambers Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/51/224. f. 236.
  12. The Navy List. (October, 1916). p. 396dd.
  13. Chambers Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/51/224. f. 236.
  14. Porter Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/51/292. f. 307.
  15. The Navy List. (November, 1917). p. 395u.
  16. Porter Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/51/292. f. 307.
  17. Eastwick-Field Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/52/289. f. 662.
  18. The Navy List. (December, 1918). p. 849.
  19. Eastwick-Field Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/52/289. f. 662.
  20. Plowden Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/46/64. f. 64.
  21. The Navy List. (February, 1919). p. 849.
  22. Plowden Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/46/64. f. 64.
  23. Walker Service Record. The National Archives. D7604351 ADM 196/49/254. f. 137.
  24. Walker Service Record. The National Archives. D7604351 ADM 196/49/254. f. 137.
  25. Jauncey Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/52/132. f. 488.
  26. Jauncey Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/52/132. f. 488.

Bibliography


"M" Class Destroyer
Admiralty Design (Three Funnels)
Matchless Murray Myngs Milne Moorsom
Morris Mons Marne Mystic Maenad
Manners Mandate Magic Moresby Marmion
Martial Mary Rose Menace Mameluke Marvel
Mischief Mindful Nonsuch Negro Nessus
Noble Nizam Nomad Nonpareil Norman
Northesk North Star Nugent Obedient Obdurate
Onslaught Onslow Opal Ophelia Opportune
Oracle Orestes Orford Orpheus Octavia
Ossory Nestor Napier Narborough Narwhal
Nicator Norseman Oberon Observer Offa
Orcadia Oriana Oriole Osiris Paladin
Parthian Partridge Pasley Plucky Portia
Pheasant Phoebe Pigeon Plover Penn
Peregrine Pelican Pellew Petard Peyton
  Prince Pylades Medina Medway  
Thornycroft Specials (Three Funnels)
Mastiff Meteor Michael Milbrook Minion
Munster Nepean Nereus Patrician Patriot
  Rapid Ready  
Yarrow Specials (Two Funnels)
Miranda Minos Manly Moon Morning Star
Mounsey Musketeer Nerissa Relentless Rival
Hawthorn Leslie Specials (Four Funnels)
  Mansfield Mentor  
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