Sidney Reginald Lane
Life & Career
Commanded the hired yacht Evening Star from 22 June 1915 to 28 June, 1916.
Lane was appointed in command of the hired H.M. yacht Kethailes on 28 June, 1916, and survived her loss to a collision with S.S. Leicestershire in St. George's channel on 11 October, 1917. Two officers and fifteen others were killed. Nine of the eleven survivors were rescued by the patrol boat H.M.S. P 44.
Demobilized in June 1919.
|Captain of H.M.S. Cowslip
? – 25 Apr, 1918
|Captain of H.M.S. Ard Patrick
21 Jun, 1918
- Email from Gordon Brown 20190713.
- Hepper. British Warship Losses in the Ironclad Era: 1860-1919. p. 130.
- The Navy List. (July, 1919). p. 731.