H.M. T.B. 12 (1907)

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H.M. T.B. 12 (1907)
Builder: Yarrow[1]
Ordered: late 1905[2]
Laid down: 23 Nov, 1905[3]
Launched: 15 Mar, 1907[4]
Completed: May, 1907[5]
Mined: 10 Jun, 1915[6]
Fate: in North Sea
H.M. T.B. 12 was one of thirty-six first-class torpedo boats of the Cricket class.

Originally named H.M.S. Moth, her name was changed to Torpedo Boat No. 12 in 1907.

Service

Mined and sunk in company with T.B. 10 in the North Sea on 10 June, 1915. Both boats lost 23 men.[7]

Captains

Dates of appointment are provided when known.

See Also

  • Wikipedia
  • Court of Enquiry into loss of HM Torpedo Boats 10 and 12. The National Archives. ADM 156/15.

Footnotes

  1. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1906–1921. p. 72.
  2. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1906–1921. p. 72.
  3. Friedman. British Destroyers. p. 305.
  4. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1906–1921. p. 72.
  5. Friedman. British Destroyers. p. 305.
  6. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1906–1921. p. 72.
  7. Kindell. Royal Navy Roll of Honour Part 2. p. 112.
  8. The Navy List. (July, 1909). p. 401.
  9. The Navy List. (April, 1911). p. 399.
  10. The Navy List. (December, 1913). p. 401.
  11. The Navy List. (January, 1915). p. 401.
  12. Hepper. British Warship Losses in the Ironclad Era: 1860-1919. p. 37.

Bibliography


Cricket Class First-class Torpedo Boat
1905 Order
T.B. 1 T.B. 2 T.B. 3 T.B. 4 T.B. 5
T.B. 6 T.B. 7 T.B. 8 T.B. 9 T.B. 10
  T.B. 11 T.B. 12  
November 1906 Order
T.B. 13 T.B. 14 T.B. 15 T.B. 16 T.B. 17
T.B. 18 T.B. 19 T.B. 20 T.B. 21 T.B. 22
  T.B. 23 T.B. 24  
September 1907 Order
T.B. 25 T.B. 26 T.B. 27 T.B. 28 T.B. 29
T.B. 30 T.B. 31 T.B. 32 T.B. 33 T.B. 34
  T.B. 35 T.B. 36  
<– 160 Footer Class Torpedo Boats (UK)  
<– 160 Footer Class First-class Torpedo Boats (UK)