Difference between revisions of "H.M.S. Boadicea (1930)"

From The Dreadnought Project
Jump to: navigation, search
(Captains)
 
(7 intermediate revisions by 2 users not shown)
Line 5: Line 5:
 
|name=Boadicea
 
|name=Boadicea
 
|launch=23 Sep, 1930
 
|launch=23 Sep, 1930
|builder=[[Hawthorn Leslie]]
+
|builder=[[Hawthorn Leslie & Company]]
 
|laid=11 Jul, 1929
 
|laid=11 Jul, 1929
 
|fate=Bombed
 
|fate=Bombed
Line 12: Line 12:
  
 
==Service==
 
==Service==
Commissioned at Portsmouth on 2 June, 1931 for duty with the {{UK-DF|4}} in the Mediterranean.{{NLJul31|p. 218}}
+
Commissioned at Portsmouth on 2 June, 1931 for duty with the {{UK-DF|4}} in the Mediterranean{{NLJul31|p. 218}} that would extend until at least mid 1934{{NLJul34|p. 218}}
  
 
==Captains==
 
==Captains==
 
<div name=fredbot:officeCapt otitle="Captain of H.M.S. ''Boadicea''" nat=UK>
 
<div name=fredbot:officeCapt otitle="Captain of H.M.S. ''Boadicea''" nat=UK>
{{Tenure|rank={{CommRN}}|name=Eric John Shelley|nick=Eric J. Shelley|appt=24 April, 1931{{NLJul31|p. 218}}|end=8 August, 1931<ref>Hughes Service Record.  {{TNA|ADM 196/52/195.|D7605280}} f. 563.</ref>|precBy=New Command}}
+
{{Tenure|rank={{LCommRN}}|name=Charles Fraser Harrington Churchill|nick=Charles F. H. Churchill|appt=22 December, 1930|end=25 April, 1931|note=for trials}}
 +
{{Tenure|rank={{CommRN}}|name=Eric John Shelley|nick=Eric J. Shelley|appt=24 April, 1931{{NLJul31|p. 218}}|end=8 August, 1931<ref>Hughes Service Record.  {{TNA|ADM 196/52/195.|D7605280}} f. 563.</ref>}}
 
{{Tenure|rank={{CommRN}}|name=Herbert Masterman Hughes|nick=Herbert M. Hughes|appt=8 August, 1931<ref>Hughes Service Record.  {{TNA|ADM 196/52/195.|D7605280}} f. 563.</ref>|end=28 November, 1932<ref>Hughes Service Record.  {{TNA|ADM 196/52/195.|D7605280}} f. 563.</ref>}}
 
{{Tenure|rank={{CommRN}}|name=Herbert Masterman Hughes|nick=Herbert M. Hughes|appt=8 August, 1931<ref>Hughes Service Record.  {{TNA|ADM 196/52/195.|D7605280}} f. 563.</ref>|end=28 November, 1932<ref>Hughes Service Record.  {{TNA|ADM 196/52/195.|D7605280}} f. 563.</ref>}}
 +
{{Tenure|rank={{CommRN}}|name=Leicester Charles Assheton St. John Curzon-Howe|nick=Leicester C. A. St. J. Curzon-Howe|appt=28 November, 1932{{NLJan33|p. 217}}|end=}}
 +
{{Tenure|rank={{CommRN}}|name=Lachlan Donald Mackintosh|nick=Lachlan D. Mackintosh|appt=18 October, 1933{{NLJul34|p. 218}}|end=}}
 +
{{Tenure|rank={{CommRN}}|name=Thomas Edgar Halsey|nick=Thomas E. Halsey|appt=3 August, 1934{{NLOct35|p. 218}}|end=}}
 +
{{Tenure|rank={{CommRN}}|name=John Harvey Forbes Crombie|nick=John H. F. Crombie|appt=September, 1936{{NLJul37|p. 219}}|end=}}
 +
{{Tenure|rank={{LCommRN}}|name=George Bodley Kingdon|nick=George B. Kingdon|appt=16 December, 1938{{NLMay39|p. 262}}|end=mid 1940}}
 +
{{Tenure|rank={{LCommRN}}|name=Michael Wilfred Tomkinson|nick=Michael W. Tomkinson|appt=10 January, 1941|end=February, 1941}}
 +
{{Tenure|rank=Acting {{CommRN}}|name=Errol Concanon Lloyd Turner|nick=Errol C. L. Turner|appt=February, 1941|end=4 July, 1941}}
 +
{{Tenure|rank={{CommRN}}|name=Harold Pitcairn Henderson|nick=Harold P. Henderson|appt=4 July, 1941|end=February, 1942}}
 +
{{Tenure|rank={{LCommRN}}|name=Francis Cumberland Brodrick|nick=Francis C. Brodrick|appt=February, 1942|end=28 December, 1943}}
 +
{{Tenure|rank={{LCommRN}}|name=Frederick William Hawkins|nick=Frederick W. Hawkins|appt=28 December, 1943|end=13 June, 1944|succBy=Vessel Lost|note=died when ship lost under his command}}
 
</div name=fredbot:officeCapt>
 
</div name=fredbot:officeCapt>
  
Line 28: Line 39:
 
{{reflist}}
 
{{reflist}}
  
{{Footer "A" and ""B" Class Destroyer (1929)}}
+
{{Footer "A" and "B" Class Destroyer (1929)}}
  
 
{{DEFAULTSORT:Boadicea}}
 
{{DEFAULTSORT:Boadicea}}
  
 
{{CatShipDestroyer|UK}}
 
{{CatShipDestroyer|UK}}

Latest revision as of 09:33, 10 April 2019

H.M.S. Boadicea (1930)
Pendant Number: H65
Builder: Hawthorn Leslie & Company
Laid down: 11 Jul, 1929
Launched: 23 Sep, 1930
Commissioned: 7 Apr, 1931
Bombed: 13 Jun, 1944
H.M.S. Boadicea was one of nine "B" Class destroyers completed for the Royal Navy.

Service

Commissioned at Portsmouth on 2 June, 1931 for duty with the Fourth Destroyer Flotilla in the Mediterranean[1] that would extend until at least mid 1934[2]

Captains

See Also

Footnotes

  1. The Navy List. (July, 1931). p. 218.
  2. The Navy List. (July, 1934). p. 218.
  3. The Navy List. (July, 1931). p. 218.
  4. Hughes Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/52/195. f. 563.
  5. Hughes Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/52/195. f. 563.
  6. Hughes Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/52/195. f. 563.
  7. The Navy List. (January, 1933). p. 217.
  8. The Navy List. (July, 1934). p. 218.
  9. The Navy List. (October, 1935). p. 218.
  10. The Navy List. (July, 1937). p. 219.
  11. The Navy List. (May, 1939). p. 262.


"A" and "B" Class Destroyer
"A" Class Leader
  Codrington  
Destroyers
  Acasta Achates Active Antelope  
  Anthony Ardent Arrow Acheron  
Canadian Destroyers
  Saguenay Skeena  
"B" Class Leader
  Keith  
Destroyers
  Basilisk Beagle Blanche Boadicea  
  Boreas Brazen Brilliant Bulldog  
<– Modified "W" Class Destroyers (UK) "C" and "D" Class –>