H.M.S. Paragon (1913)

From The Dreadnought Project
Jump to: navigation, search
H.M.S. Paragon (1913)
Pendant Number: H.26 (1914)[1]
Builder: Thornycroft[2]
Launched: 21 Feb, 1913[3]
Completed: Dec, 1913[4]
Sunk: 18 Mar, 1917[5]
Fate: in Dover Straits Action

H.M.S. Paragon was one of twenty destroyers of the Acasta class.

Service

She was lost to a torpedo hit at the Dover Straits Action.

Captains

Dates of appointment are provided when known.

See Also

Footnotes

  1. Dittmar; Colledge. British Warships 1914–1919. p. 63.
  2. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1906–1921. p. 75.
  3. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1906–1921. p. 75.
  4. Friedman. British Destroyers. p. 307.
  5. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1906–1921. p. 75.
  6. Cherry Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/44/220. f. 251.
  7. The Navy List. (October, 1915). p. 396j.
  8. Cherry Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/44/220. f. 251.
  9. Schurr Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/50/191. Unnumbered folio.
  10. Schurr Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/50/191. Unnumbered folio.
  11. The Navy List. (October, 1916). p. 396j.
  12. Abbay Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/50/338. f. ?.

Bibliography


Acasta Class Destroyer
Admiralty Design
Acasta Achates Ambuscade Christopher Cockatrice
Contest Shark Sparrowhawk Spitfire Lynx
  Midge Owl  
Thornycroft Specials
Hardy Paragon Porpoise Unity Victor
Other Specials
  Ardent Fortune Garland  
<– Acheron Class Destroyers (UK) Laforey Class –>