H.M.S. Wolsey (1918)

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H.M.S. Wolsey (1918)
Pendant Number: G.40 (Jun 1918)[1]
Builder: Thornycroft[2]
Ordered: December, 1916[3]
Launched: 16 Mar, 1918[4]
Completed: 14 May, 1918[5]
Sold: 4 Mar, 1947[6]

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

Service

Wolsey was re-commissioned on 8 September, 1920.[7]

She completd to Full Complement on 19 February, 1925.[8]

Captains

Dates of appointment are provided when known.

See Also

Footnotes

  1. Dittmar; Colledge. British Warships 1914–1919. p. 74.
  2. Dittmar; Colledge. British Warships 1914–1919. p. 74.
  3. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1906–1921. p. 84.
  4. Dittmar; Colledge. British Warships 1914–1919. p. 74.
  5. Friedman. British Destroyers. p. 313.
  6. Dittmar; Colledge. British Warships 1914–1919. p. 74.
  7. The Navy List. (January, 1921). p. 901.
  8. The Navy List. (April, 1925). p. 290.
  9. Barron Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/47/10. f. 214.
  10. The Navy List. (June, 1920). p. 901.
  11. Barron Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/47/10. f. 214.
  12. The Navy List. (January, 1921). p. 901.
  13. Allen Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/48. f. 408.
  14. Allen Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/48. f. 408.
  15. Hemans Service Record The National Archives. ADM 196/47/151. f. 356.
  16. Hemans Service Record The National Archives. ADM 196/47/151. f. 356.
  17. Walker Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/51/73. f. 79.
  18. Walker Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/51/73. f. 79.
  19. The Navy List. (January, 1923). p. 845.
  20. Horan Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/96/5. f. 5.
  21. The Navy List. (July, 1924). p. 290.
  22. Phayre Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/54/47. f. 47.
  23. The Navy List. (April, 1925). p. 288.
  24. Harvey Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/53/166. f. 165.

Bibliography


"W" Class Destroyer
Admiralty Design
Wakeful Watchman Walpole Whitley Walker
Westcott Walrus Wolfhound Warwick Wessex
Voyager Whirlwind Wrestler Winchelsea Winchester
  Westminster Windsor Wryneck Waterhen  
Thornycroft Specials
  Wolsey Woolston  
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