H.M.S. Venetia (1917)

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H.M.S. Venetia (1917)
Pendant Number: F.9A (1917)
F.93 (Jan 1918)
F.14 (Apr 1918)[1]
Builder: Fairfield[2]
Launched: 29 Oct, 1917[3]
Completed: 19 Dec, 1917[4]
Mined: 19 Oct, 1940[5]

H.M.S. Venetia was one of twenty-five "V" class destroyers completed for the Royal Navy in 1917-18.

Service

Venetia joined the Thirteenth Destroyer Flotilla in January, 1918.[6]

She re-commissioned on 25 August, 1920.[7]

Re-commissioned at Devonport on 15 September, 1924.[8]

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. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1906–1921. p. 83.
  6. Supplement to the Monthly Navy List. (January, 1918). p. 12.
  7. The Navy List. (January, 1921). p. 880.
  8. The Navy List. (January, 1926). p. 279a.
  9. Wright Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/50/170. ff. ?, 177.
  10. The Navy List. (December, 1920). p. 880.
  11. Wright Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/50/170. ff. ?, 177.
  12. Troup Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/50/225. f. ?.
  13. Troup Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/50/225. f. ?.
  14. Wyndham-Quin Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/52/322. f. 696.
  15. The Navy List. (January, 1923). p. 828.
  16. Wyndham-Quin Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/52/322. f. 696.
  17. Nash Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/52/183. f. 551.
  18. The Navy List. (July, 1924). p. 279.
  19. Nash Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/52/183. f. 551.
  20. Colvin Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/53/170. f. 169.
  21. The Navy List. (February, 1926). p. 279a.
  22. Colvin Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/53/170. f. 169.
  23. Colvin Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/53/170. f. 169.
  24. The Navy List. (February, 1929). p. 279.
  25. The Navy List. (July, 1934). p. 283.

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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