H.M.S. Starfish (1933)

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H.M.S. Starfish (1933)
Builder: Chatham Royal Dockyard
Ordered: 1930 Programme
Laid down: 26 Sep, 1931
Launched: 13 Mar, 1933
Commissioned: 3 Jul, 1933
Sunk: 9 Jan, 1940
H.M.S. Starfish was one of sixty-two "S" Class submarines completed for the Royal Navy.


Completed on 27 October, 1933 for service with the Sixth Submarine Flotilla.[1] By mid-1937 she was part of the Second Submarine Flotilla.[2]


See Also


  1. The Navy List. (October, 1935). p. 276.
  2. The Navy List. (July, 1937). p. 276.
  3. "Naval Appointments." The Times (London, England), Monday, June 26, 1933, Issue 46480, p.7.
  4. The Navy List. (July, 1934). p. 276.
  5. "Naval Appointments." The Times (London, England), Monday, April 9, 1934, Issue 46723, p.7.
  6. The Navy List. (October, 1935). p. 276.
  7. The Navy List. (July, 1937). p. 276.

"S" Class Submarine
1929 and 1930 Programmes
  Swordfish Sturgeon Seahorse Starfish  
1931 – 1935 Programmes
  Sealion Shark Snapper Salmon  
  Seawolf Spearfish Sunfish Sterlet  
1939 – 1944 Programmes
Safari Sahib Saracen Satyr Sceptre
Seadog Sibyl Sea Rover Seraph Shakespeare
P222 Sea Nymph Sickle Simoom Sirdar
Spiteful Splendid Sportsman Stoic Stonehenge
Storm Stratagem Strongbow Spark Scythian
Stubborn Surf Syrtis Shalimar Scotsman
Sea Devil Spirit Statesman Sturdy Stygian
Subtle Supreme Sea Scout Selene Seneschal
Sentinel Sidon Sleuth Solent Spearhead
Springer Saga Scorcher Spur Sanguine
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