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'''H.M.S. ''Fairy''''' was one of forty destroyers of the [["C" Class Destroyer (1896)|"C" class]] &mdash; a "30 knotter".
 
'''H.M.S. ''Fairy''''' was one of forty destroyers of the [["C" Class Destroyer (1896)|"C" class]] &mdash; a "30 knotter".
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==Service==
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In mid-1913, ''Fairy'' was with the {{UK-DF|6}}.<ref>''The Navy List'' (July, 1913), p. 311.</ref>
  
 
==Captains==
 
==Captains==
 
Dates of appointment are provided when known.
 
Dates of appointment are provided when known.
 
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* Lieutenant-in-Command Fairfax M. Kerr, 3 February, 1914.<ref>''The Navy List'' (April, 1914), p. 313.</ref>
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* Lieutenant & Commander [[John J. C. Ridley]], 17 December, 1912.<ref>''The Navy List'' (July, 1913), p. 311.</ref>
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* Lieutenant in Command [Fairfax M. Kerr]], 3 February, 1914.<ref>''The Navy List'' (April, 1914), p. 313.</ref>
  
 
==See Also==
 
==See Also==

Revision as of 10:10, 14 July 2013

H.M.S. Fairy (1897)
Pendant Number: P.40 (1914)
D.53 (Sep 1915)
D.35 (Jan 1918)[1]
Builder: Fairfield[2]
Ordered: 1896-97 Programme[3]
Laid down: 19 Oct, 1896[4]
Launched: 29 May, 1897[5]
Commissioned: Aug, 1898[6]
Foundered: 1918[7]

H.M.S. Fairy was one of forty destroyers of the "C" class — a "30 knotter".

Service

In mid-1913, Fairy was with the Sixth Destroyer Flotilla.[8]

Captains

Dates of appointment are provided when known.

  • Lieutenant & Commander John J. C. Ridley, 17 December, 1912.[9]
  • Lieutenant in Command [Fairfax M. Kerr]], 3 February, 1914.[10]

See Also

Footnotes

  1. Dittmar; Colledge. British Warships 1914–1919. p. 57.
  2. Dittmar; Colledge. British Warships 1914–1919. p. 57.
  3. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 95.
  4. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 95.
  5. Dittmar; Colledge. British Warships 1914–1919. p. 57.
  6. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 95.
  7. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 95.
  8. The Navy List (July, 1913), p. 311.
  9. The Navy List (July, 1913), p. 311.
  10. The Navy List (April, 1914), p. 313.

Bibliography


"C" Class Destroyer
Star Whiting Bat Chamois Crane
Flying Fish Fawn Flirt Bullfinch Dove
Violet Sylvia Lee Avon Bittern
Otter Leopard Vixen Brazen Electra
Recruit Vulture Kestrel Cheerful Mermaid
Greyhound Racehorse Roebuck Gipsy Fairy
Osprey Leven Falcon Ostrich Thorn
Tiger Vigilant Albatross Viper Velox
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