H.M.S. Scout (1918)

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H.M.S. Scout (1918)
Pendant Number: G.35 (Jun 1918)[1]
Builder: John Brown & Company[2]
Ordered: Apr, 1917 (1st Order)[3]
Launched: 27 Apr, 1918[4]
Completed: 15 Jun, 1918[5]
Sold:

H.M.S. Scout was one of sixty-seven "S" class destroyers built for the Royal Navy as the Great War was ending.

Service

She reduced to Reserve Fleet at Devonport on 14 August, 1920.[6]

Reduced to Reserve on 14 August, 1920.[7]

Scout was commissioned 18 November, 1927.[8]

She again commissioned at Chatham on 1 April, 1931.[9] She reduced to Reserve on 1 November, 1932.[10]

She was commissioned as an additional emergency destroyer in the Reserve Fleet at The Nore on 17 May, 1934.[11]

Re-commissioned on 30 April, 1937 for the Reserve Fleet at The Nore.[12]

Captains

Dates of appointment are provided when known.

The overlap between Cardale and Ohlenschlager is noted.

See Also

Footnotes

  1. Dittmar; Colledge. British Warships 1914–1919. p. 74.
  2. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1906–1921. p. 84.
  3. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1906–1921. p. 84.
  4. Dittmar; Colledge. British Warships 1914–1919. p. 74.
  5. Friedman. British Destroyers. p. 311.
  6. The Navy List. (April, 1925). p. 268.
  7. The Navy List. (February, 1926). p. 268.
  8. The Navy List. (February, 1929). p. 267.
  9. The Navy List. (July, 1931). p. 268.
  10. The Navy List. (January, 1933). p. 271.
  11. The Navy List. (July, 1934). p. 274.
  12. The Navy List. (July, 1937). p. 274.
  13. The Navy List. (February, 1919). p. 905.
  14. Ohlenschlager Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/52/275. f. 645.
  15. Ohlenschlager Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/52/275. f. 645.
  16. Cardale Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/45/127. f. 131.
  17. Cardale Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/45/127. f. 131.
  18. The Navy List. (January, 1921). p. 862.
  19. "Naval Appointments." The Times (London, England), Friday, Jun 20, 1924; pg. 5; Issue 43683.

Bibliography


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