H.M. T.B. 25 (1908)

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H.M. T.B. 25 (1908)
Builder: J. S. White[1]
Ordered: September 1907[2]
Laid down: 30 Dec, 1907[3]
Launched: 28 Aug, 1908[4]
Completed: 22 Jan, 1909[5]
Sold: 1921[6]
H.M. T.B. 25 was one of thirty-six first-class torpedo boats of the Cricket class.

Service

In March 1910, T.B. 25 was one of twelve torpedo boats in the Fourth Destroyer Flotilla, operating as part of the Third Division, Home Fleet.

When the war broke out, she was part of the Eighth Destroyer Flotilla, a Patrol Flotilla in Home and Atlantic Waters as part of the Nore Command with the Ninth Destroyer Flotilla, based out of Chatham. In May 1915, the formation was moved to join the Firth of Forth Local Defence Flotilla, its strength then being twelve torpedo boats and seven "30 knotters".

In February 1918, T.B. 25 left 8 D.F. for the Methil Convoy Flotilla.

Captains

Dates of appointment are provided when known.

See Also

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. The Navy List. (April, 1911). p. 401.
  8. Warner Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/50/35. f. ?.
  9. Warner Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/50/35. f. ?.
  10. Parker Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/46/180. f. 181.
  11. Parker Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/46/180. f. 181.
  12. Fox Service Record The National Archives. ADM 196/49/98. f. ?.
  13. Fox Service Record The National Archives. ADM 196/49/98. f. ?.
  14. Buchanan Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/46/4. f. 4.
  15. Buchanan Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/46/4. f. 4.
  16. White Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/44/373. f. 422.
  17. The Navy List. (August, 1912). p. 399.
  18. White Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/44/373. f. 422.
  19. Cole Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/44/461. f. 533.
  20. The Navy List. (December, 1913). p. 400.
  21. Cole Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/44/461. f. 533.
  22. The Navy List. (October, 1914). p. 400.
  23. Shuter Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/44/283. f. 318.
  24. Anderson Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/44/354. f. 399.
  25. The Navy List. (December, 1916). p. 401.
  26. Anderson Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/44/354. f. 399.
  27. Alexander Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 240/54/144. f. 144.
  28. The Navy List. (December, 1918). p. 956.
  29. Alexander Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 240/54/144. f. 144.
  30. Douglas Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/49/173. f. 93.
  31. Douglas Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/49/173. f. 93.

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)