H.M.S. Vanquisher (1917)

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H.M.S. Vanquisher (1917)
Pendant Number: F.3A (1917)
F.08 (Jan 1918)
H.0A (Jun 1918)
F.85 (Sep 1918)[1]
Builder: John Brown[2]
Launched: 18 Aug, 1917[3]
Completed: 2 Oct, 1917[4]
Sold:

H.M.S. Vanquisher was one of 25 destroyers of the "V" class.

Service

In October, 1917, Vanquisher joined the Thirteenth Destroyer Flotilla.[5]

She was re-commissioned on 2 November, 1920.[6]

Vanquisher was re-commissioned at Devonport on 15 September, 1924 for service with the Second Destroyer Flotilla in the Mediterranean.[7]

Captains

Dates of appointment are provided when known.

See Also

Footnotes

  1. Dittmar; Colledge. British Warships 1914–1919. p. 72.
  2. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1906–1921. p. 83.
  3. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1906–1921. p. 83.
  4. Friedman. British Destroyers. p. 312.
  5. Supplement to the Monthly Navy List. (October, 1917). p. 12.
  6. The Navy List. (January, 1921). p. 879b.
  7. The Navy List. (April, 1925). p. 279.
  8. Beattie Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/48/125. f. ?.
  9. The Navy List. (November, 1920). p. 879b.
  10. Beattie Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/48/125. f. ?.
  11. Landon Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/49/35. f. 18.
  12. Landon Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/49/35. f. 18.
  13. Bate Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/48/180. f. 585.
  14. The Navy List. (July, 1924). p. 279.
  15. Bate Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/48/180. f. 585.
  16. Percival Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/50/255. f. 303.
  17. Holden Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/50/274. f. ?.
  18. Holden Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/50/274. f. ?.
  19. Lilley Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/96/24. f. 24.
  20. Lilley Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/96/24. f. 24.
  21. McGrath Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/53/96. f. 95.
  22. McGrath Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/53/96. f. 95.
  23. Creswell Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/52/79. f. 439.
  24. Creswell Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/52/79. f. 439.
  25. Simson Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/54/149. f. 150.
  26. Simson Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/54/149. f. 150.
  27. The Navy List. (July, 1934). p. 282.
  28. The Navy List. (July, 1934). p. 282.

Bibliography


"V" Class Destroyer
Admiralty Design
Vancouver Vanessa Vanity Vanquisher Vanoc
Vega Velox Vehement Venturous Vendetta
Venetia Verdun Versatile Verulam Vesper
  Vidette Violent Vimiera Vittoria  
  Vivacious Vivien Vortigern Vectis  
Thornycroft Specials
  Viceroy Viscount  
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