H.M.S. Silvio (1918)

From The Dreadnought Project
Jump to: navigation, search
H.M.S. Silvio (1918)
Pendant Number: T.05 (Sep, 1918)[1]
Builder: Barclay Curle & Company[2]
Launched: 12 Apr, 1918[3]
Transferred: Dec, 1924[4]
Fate: to R.A.N.
H.M.S. Silvio was one of twenty-two 24 Class sweeping sloops completed for the Royal Navy.

Service

She transferred to the Royal Australian Navy in late 1924, becoming H.M.A.S. Moresby.

She commissioned at Pembroke Dock on 20 June, 1925.[5]

Moresby paid off into reserve on 8 April, 1930.[6]

Captains

See Also

Footnotes

  1. Dittmar; Colledge. British Warships 1914–1919. p. 97.
  2. Dittmar; Colledge. British Warships 1914–1919. p. 97.
  3. Dittmar; Colledge. British Warships 1914–1919. p. 97.
  4. Dittmar; Colledge. British Warships 1914–1919. p. 97.
  5. The Navy List. (February, 1929). p. 294.
  6. The Navy List. (July, 1931). p. 294.
  7. Hastings Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/51/116. f. 124.
  8. Hastings Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/51/116. f. 124.
  9. The Navy List. (July, 1919). p. 907.
  10. The Navy List. (July, 1927). p. 293.
  11. The Navy List. (July, 1927). p. 293.
  12. The Navy List. (February, 1929). p. 294.

Bibliography


24 Class Sweeping Sloop
Ard Patrick Bend Or Cicero Donovan Flying Fox
Harvester Iroquois Isinglass Ladas Merry Hampton
Minoru Orby Ormonde Persimmon Rocksand
Sanfoin Sefton Silvio Sir Bevis Sir Hugo
  Sir Visto Spearmint