H.M.S. Whitshed (1919)

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H.M.S. Whitshed (1919)
Pendant Number: F.A7 (Jul 1919)[1]
Builder: Swan Hunter[2]
Ordered: Apr, 1918 (2nd Order)[3]
Launched: 31 Jan, 1919[4]
Completed: 11 Jul, 1918[5]
Commissioned: 29 May, 1919[6]
Sold: 18 Feb, 1947[7]

H.M.S. Whitshed was one of fifteen destroyers of the Modified "W" class.

Service

Whitshed was commissioned on 29 May, 1919.[8]

She was re-commissioned at Chatham on 8 October, 1923 to serve with the Fourth Destroyer Flotilla in the Mediterranean.[9]

Captains

Dates of appointment are provided when known.

See Also

Footnotes

  1. Dittmar; Colledge. British Warships 1914–1919. p. 76.
  2. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1906–1921. p.85.
  3. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1906–1921. p.85.
  4. Dittmar; Colledge. British Warships 1914–1919. p. 76.
  5. Friedman. British Destroyers. p. 313.
  6. The Navy List. (January, 1921). p. 899.
  7. Dittmar; Colledge. British Warships 1914–1919. p. 76.
  8. The Navy List. (January, 1921). p. 899.
  9. The Navy List. (April, 1925). p. 288.
  10. Binmore Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/51/202. f. 214.
  11. The Navy List. (January, 1921). p. 899.
  12. Binmore Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/51/202. f. 214.
  13. Scott Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/51/294. f. 309.
  14. The Navy List. (July, 1924). p. 289.
  15. Phayre Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/54/47. f. 47.
  16. The Navy List. (April, 1925). p. 288.
  17. Phayre Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/54/47. f. 47.
  18. Voysey Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/56/177. f. 179.
  19. Voysey Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/56/177. f. 179.

Bibliography


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