H.M.S. Viceroy (1917)

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H.M.S. Viceroy (1917)
Pendant Number: F.99 (Jan 1918)
F.38 (Apr 1918)[1]
Builder: John I. Thornycroft & Company[2]
Launched: 17 Nov, 1917[3]
Completed: 14 Jan, 1918[4]
Commissioned: 8 Jan, 1918[5]
Sold: Jun, 1948[6]

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

Service

Viceroy commissioned on 8 January, 1918.[7]

She was re-commissioned at Devonport on 15 September, 1924.[8]

Paid off into Dockyard Control on 19 May, 1927,[9] the ship soon commissioned at Devonport on 31 August, 1927 for service with the Second Destroyer Flotilla in the Mediterranean.[10]

Commissioned at Devonport on 19 November, 1929 for service with the Second Destroyer Flotilla in the Mediterranean.[11]

She was re-commissioned at Devonport on 7 June, 1932 for service with tje Second Destroyer Flotilla with the Home Fleet.[12]

Re-commissioned in Reserve Fleet at Portsmouth on 4 November, 21936.[13]

Captains

Dates of appointment are provided when known.

See Also

Footnotes

  1. Dittmar; Colledge. British Warships 1914–1919. p. 74.
  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. The Navy List. (January, 1921). p 884.
  6. Dittmar; Colledge. British Warships 1914–1919. p. 74.
  7. The Navy List. (January, 1921). p. 884.
  8. The Navy List. (February, 1926). p. 281.
  9. The Navy List. (July, 1927). p. 280.
  10. The Navy List. (February, 1929). p. 280.
  11. The Navy List. (July, 1931). p. 279a.
  12. The Navy List. (January, 1933). p. 283.
  13. The Navy List. (July, 1937). p. 285.
  14. Sworder Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/49/259. f. ?.
  15. Sworder Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/49/259. f. ?.
  16. Brooke Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/51/47. f. 52.
  17. The Navy List. (December, 1920). p. 884.
  18. Brooke Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/51/47. f. 52.
  19. Hill Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/51/332. f. ?.
  20. Hill Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/51/332. f. ?.
  21. Scott Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/51/294. f. 309.
  22. Scott Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/51/294. f. 309.
  23. The Navy List. (July, 1924). p. 281.
  24. The Navy List. (April, 1925). p. 281.
  25. The Navy List. (February, 1926). p. 281.
  26. The Navy List. (February, 1929). p. 280.
  27. McGrath Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/53/96. f. 95.
  28. McGrath Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/53/96. f. 95.
  29. The Navy List. (July, 1931). p. 279a.
  30. The Navy List. (January, 1933). 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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