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|launch=9 Mar, 1897{{DittColl|p. 57}}
 
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|builder=[[Fairfield Shipbuilding and Engineering Company]]{{DittColl|p. 57}}
 
|laid=1 Oct, 1896{{Conways1860|p. 95}}
 
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|pend=P.23 (1914)<br>D.58 (Sep 1915)<br>D.43 (Jan 1918){{DittColl|p. 57}}
 
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'''H.M.S. ''Gipsy''''' was one of forty destroyers of the [["C" Class Destroyer (1896)|"C" class]] &mdash; a "30 knotter".
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'''H.M.S. ''Gipsy''''' was one of forty [["C" Class Destroyer (1896)|"C" class destroyers]] built for the [[Royal Navy]] &mdash; a "30 knotter".
  
 
==Service==
 
==Service==
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==Captains==
 
==Captains==
 
Dates of appointment are provided when known.
 
Dates of appointment are provided when known.
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{{Tenure|rank={{CommRN}}|name=Roger John Brownlow Keyes, First Baron Keyes|nick=Roger J. B. Keyes|appt=8 APril, 1903<ref>Keyes Service Record.  {{TNA|ADM 196/43.}}  f. 277.</ref>|end=1 May, 1903<ref>Keyes Service Record.  {{TNA|ADM 196/43.}}  f. 277.</ref>}}
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{{Tenure|rank={{LaCRN}} ('''T''')|name=Edmund James Prendergast|nick=Edmund J. Prendergast|appt=11 July, 1899<ref>Prendergast Service Record.  {{TNA|ADM 196/43.|D7602561}} f. 247.</ref>|end=|note=lent for [[Annual Manoeuvres of 1899]]}}
{{Tenure|rank=Lieutenant in Command|name=John Jackson Cuthbert Ridley|nick=John J. C. Ridley|appt=18 November, 1913{{NLApr14|p. 320}}}}
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{{Tenure|rank={{LaCRN}}|name=Harry Lionel Wells|nick=Harry L. Wells|appt=April, 1901<ref>"Naval & Military intelligence" ''The Times'' (London). Saturday, 20 April 1901. (36434), p. 9.</ref>|end=18 March, 1902}}
{{Tenure|rank=Lieutenant in Command|name=Edmond Mansel Bowly|nick=Edmond M. Bowly|appt=14 April, 1914{{NLJan15|p. 322}}}}
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{{Tenure|rank={{LaCRN}}|name=John Gilbert de Odingsells Coke|nick=John G. de O. Coke|appt=18 March, 1902<ref>"Naval & Military intelligence" ''The Times'' (London). Wednesday, 5 March 1902. (36707), p. 5.</ref><ref>Coke Service Record.  {{TNA|ADM 196/43/399.|D7602718}} f. 441.</ref>|end=18 March, 1902<ref>Coke Service Record.  {{TNA|ADM 196/43/399.|D7602718}} f. 441.</ref>|note=seemingly, appointed out the same day to {{UK-Dasher}}}}
{{Tenure|rank={{LieutRN}} in Command|name=William Walker Skynner|nick=William W. Skynner|appt=9 April, 1915{{NLOct15|p. 394''i''}}}}
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{{Tenure|rank={{CommRN}}|name=William George Elmhirst Ruck-Keene|nick=William G. E. Ruck-Keene|appt=1 August, 1902<ref>Ruck-Keene Service Record.  {{TNA|ADM 196/42.}}  f. 451.</ref>|end=8 January, 1903<ref>Ruck-Keene Service Record.  {{TNA|ADM 196/42.}} f. 451.</ref>}}
{{Tenure|rank={{LieutRN}} in Command|name=Leslie Thomas Creery Hill|nick=Leslie T. Creery Hill|appt=9 January, 1916{{NLDec16|p. 394''q''}}}}
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{{Tenure|rank={{CommRN}}|name=Roger John Brownlow Keyes, First Baron Keyes|nick=Roger J. B. Keyes|appt=8 April, 1903<ref>Keyes Service Record.  {{TNA|ADM 196/43.}}  f. 277.</ref>|end=1 May, 1903<ref>Keyes Service Record.  {{TNA|ADM 196/43.}}  f. 277.</ref>}}
{{Tenure|rank=Acting {{LCommRN}} R.N.R.|name=Frederick William Robinson|nick=Frederick W. Robinson|appt=16 March, 1917{{NLNov17|p. 394''i''}}}}
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{{Tenure|rank={{CommRN}}|name=Sydney Stewart Hall|nick=Sydney S. Hall|appt=1 May, 1903<ref>Hall Service Record. {{TNA|ADM 196/43/236.|D7602569}}  f. 258.</ref>|appt=14 May, 1903{{NLMay03|p. 260}}|end=13 January, 1904<ref>Hall Service Record. {{TNA|ADM 196/43/236.|D7602569}}  f. 258.</ref>}}
{{Tenure|rank={{LieutRN}} R.N.R. in Command|name=Charles Stanley Cook Steen|nick=Charles S. C. Steen|appt=14 October, 1918{{NLFeb19|p. 801}}}}
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{{Tenure|rank={{CommRN}}|name=Reginald Yorke Tyrwhitt, First Baronet|nick=Reginald Yorke Tyrwhitt|appt=12 January, 1904<ref>Tyrwhitt Service Record.  {{TNA|ADM 196/43.}} f. 125.</ref>|end=10 February, 1904<ref>Tyrwhitt Service Record.  {{TNA|ADM 196/43.}} f. 125.</ref>}}
{{TenureListEnd}}
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{{Tenure|rank={{CommRN}}|name=Cecil Foley Lambert|nick=Cecil F. Lambert|appt=14 July, 1904{{ToL|Appointments for the Naval Manoeuvres|Saturday, Jul 09, 1904; pg. 12; Issue 37442}}<ref>Lambert Service Record.  {{TNA|ADM 196/20.}} f. 253/510.</ref>|end=30 August, 1904<ref>Lambert Service Record.  {{TNA|ADM 196/20.}} f. 253/510.</ref>|note=for [[Annual Manoeuvres of 1904]]}}
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{{Tenure|rank={{CaptRN}}|name=Geoffrey Basil Spicer-Simson|nick=Geoffrey B. Spicer-Simson|appt=30 August, 1904{{NLOct04|p. 318}}|end=}}
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{{Tenure|rank={{LiCRN}}|name=Hugh Percival Buckle|nick=Hugh P. Buckle|appt=3 January, 1905<ref>Buckle Service Record.  {{TNA|ADM 196/44/117.|D7576591}} f. 117.</ref>|end=30 January, 1905<ref>Buckle Service Record.  {{TNA|ADM 196/44/117.|D7576591}} f. 117.</ref>}}
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{{Tenure|rank={{LaCRN}}|name=Hugh Dennis Marryat|nick=Hugh D. Marryat|appt=31 January, 1905|end=10 March, 1905}}
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{{Tenure|rank={{LaCRN}}|name=Hubert Searle Cardale|nick=Hubert S. Cardale|appt=10 March, 1905<ref>Cardale Service Record.  {{TNA|ADM 196/44/57.|D7602845}} f. 65.</ref>|end=1 June, 1905<ref>Cardale Service Record.  {{TNA|ADM 196/44/57.|D7602845}} f. 65.</ref>}}
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{{Tenure|rank={{LaCRN}}|name=Harry Lumsden Boyle|nick=Harry L. Boyle|appt=1 June, 1905|end=10 October, 1905}}
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{{Tenure|rank={{LaCRN}}|name=Denis Granville Thynne|nick=Denis G. Thynne|appt=10 October, 1905<ref>Thynne Service Record.  {{TNA|ADM 196/44/199.| D7602985}} f. 227.</ref>{{NLNov05|p. 319}}|end=28 May, 1906<ref>Thynne Service Record.  {{TNA|ADM 196/44/199.| D7602985}} f. 227.</ref>}}
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{{Tenure|rank={{LaCRN}}|name=William Gilbert Howard|nick=William G. Howard|appt=28 May, 1906<ref>Howard Service Record.  {{TNA|ADM 196/44/292.|D7603077}} f. 328.</ref>{{NLMar07|p. 320}}|end=29 January, 1908<ref>Howard Service Record.  {{TNA|ADM 196/44/292.|D7603077}} f. 328.</ref>}}
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{{Tenure|rank={{CommRN}}|name=John Gilbert de Odingsells Coke|nick=John G. de O. Coke|appt=29 January, 1908<ref>Coke Service Record.  {{TNA|ADM 196/43/399.|D7602718}} f. 441.</ref>{{NLOct08|p. 320}}|end=29 September, 1908<ref>Coke Service Record.  {{TNA|ADM 196/43/399.|D7602718}} f. 441.</ref>}}
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{{Tenure|rank={{LaCRN}}|name=Charles Edward Lloyd Thomas|nick=Charles E. L. Thomas|appt=29 September, 1908|end=8 January, 1909}}
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{{Tenure|rank={{LaCRN}}|name=Stephen Hervey Morres|nick=Stephen H. Morres|appt=16 January, 1909{{NLJan10|p. 321}}|end=22 February, 1910}}
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{{Tenure|rank={{LaCRN}}|name=Frederic Archibald Hunter Russel|nick=Frederic A. H. Russel|appt=17 April, 1910<ref>Russel Service Record. {{TNA|ADM 196/49/75.|D7604174}} f. 40.</ref>|end=May, 1910<ref>Russel Service Record. {{TNA|ADM 196/49/75.|D7604174}} f. 40.</ref>}}
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{{Tenure|rank={{LaCRN}}|name=Henry Clive Rawlings|nick=Henry C. Rawlings|appt=May, 1910<ref>Rawlings Service Record.  {{TNA|ADM 196/48/96.|D7604000}} f. 500.</ref>|end=15 August, 1910<ref>Rawlings Service Record.  {{TNA|ADM 196/48/96.|D7604000}} f. 500.</ref>}}
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{{Tenure|rank={{LaCRN}}|name=Robert Francis Veasey|nick=Robert F. Veasey|appt=15 August, 1910{{NLApr11|p. 320}}|end=2 May, 1911}}
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{{Tenure|rank={{LaCRN}}|name=Stuart Elton Holder|nick=Stuart E. Holder|appt=9 October, 1911{{NLAug12|p. 319}}<ref>"Naval Appointments."  ''The Times'' (London, England), Tuesday, Oct 10, 1911; pg. 5; Issue 39712.</ref>|end=November, 1912}}
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{{Tenure|rank=Lieutenant in Command|name=John Jackson Cuthbert Ridley|nick=John J. C. Ridley|appt=18 November, 1913{{NLApr14|p. 320}}|end=}}
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{{Tenure|rank=Lieutenant in Command|name=Edmond Mansel Bowly|nick=Edmond M. Bowly|appt=14 April, 1914{{NLJan15|p. 322}}|end=1 February, 1915}}
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{{Tenure|rank={{LieutRN}} in Command|name=William Walker Skynner|nick=William W. Skynner|appt=9 April, 1915<ref>Skynner Service Record.  {{TNA|ADM 196/52/73.|D7605160}} f. ?.</ref>{{NLOct15|p. 394''i''}}|end=9 January, 1916<ref>Skynner Service Record.  {{TNA|ADM 196/52/73.|D7605160}} f. ?.</ref>}}
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{{Tenure|rank={{LieutRN}} in Command|name=Leslie Thomas Creery Hill|nick=Leslie T. Creery Hill|appt=9 January, 1916<ref>Hill Service Record.  {{TNA|ADM 196/51/332.|D7605087}} f. ?.</ref>{{NLDec16|p. 394''q''}}|end=16 March, 1917<ref>Hill Service Record.  {{TNA|ADM 196/51/332.|D7605087}} f. ?.</ref>}}
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{{Tenure|rank=Acting {{LCommRNR}}|name=Frederick William Robinson|nick=Frederick W. Robinson|appt=16 March, 1917{{NLNov17|p. 394''i''}}|end=}}
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{{Tenure|rank={{LiCRNR}}|name=Charles Stanley Cook Steen|nick=Charles S. C. Steen|appt=14 October, 1918{{NLFeb19|p. 801}}|end=}}
 
</div name=fredbot:officeCapt>
 
</div name=fredbot:officeCapt>
  
 
==See Also==
 
==See Also==
 
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Latest revision as of 13:31, 20 August 2018

H.M.S. Gipsy (1897)
Pendant Number: P.23 (1914)
D.58 (Sep 1915)
D.43 (Jan 1918)[1]
Builder: Fairfield Shipbuilding and Engineering Company[2]
Ordered: 1896-97 Programme[3]
Laid down: 1 Oct, 1896[4]
Launched: 9 Mar, 1897[5]
Commissioned: Jul, 1898[6]
Sold: 1921[7]

H.M.S. Gipsy was one of forty "C" class destroyers built for the Royal Navy — a "30 knotter".

Service

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

With the assistance of some drifters, she sank the U 48 by gunfire off Goodwin Sands on 24 November, 1917.[9]

Captains

Dates of appointment are provided when known.

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. 319.
  9. Smith. Hard Lying. p. 62.
  10. Prendergast Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/43. f. 247.
  11. "Naval & Military intelligence" The Times (London). Saturday, 20 April 1901. (36434), p. 9.
  12. "Naval & Military intelligence" The Times (London). Wednesday, 5 March 1902. (36707), p. 5.
  13. Coke Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/43/399. f. 441.
  14. Coke Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/43/399. f. 441.
  15. Ruck-Keene Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/42. f. 451.
  16. Ruck-Keene Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/42. f. 451.
  17. Keyes Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/43. f. 277.
  18. Keyes Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/43. f. 277.
  19. The Navy List. (May, 1903). p. 260.
  20. Hall Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/43/236. f. 258.
  21. Tyrwhitt Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/43. f. 125.
  22. Tyrwhitt Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/43. f. 125.
  23. "Appointments for the Naval Manoeuvres." The Times (London, England), Saturday, Jul 09, 1904; pg. 12; Issue 37442.
  24. Lambert Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/20. f. 253/510.
  25. Lambert Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/20. f. 253/510.
  26. The Navy List. (October, 1904). p. 318.
  27. Buckle Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/44/117. f. 117.
  28. Buckle Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/44/117. f. 117.
  29. Cardale Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/44/57. f. 65.
  30. Cardale Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/44/57. f. 65.
  31. Thynne Service Record. The National Archives. D7602985 ADM 196/44/199. f. 227.
  32. The Navy List. (November, 1905). p. 319.
  33. Thynne Service Record. The National Archives. D7602985 ADM 196/44/199. f. 227.
  34. Howard Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/44/292. f. 328.
  35. The Navy List. (March, 1907). p. 320.
  36. Howard Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/44/292. f. 328.
  37. Coke Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/43/399. f. 441.
  38. The Navy List. (October, 1908). p. 320.
  39. Coke Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/43/399. f. 441.
  40. The Navy List. (January, 1910). p. 321.
  41. Russel Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/49/75. f. 40.
  42. Russel Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/49/75. f. 40.
  43. Rawlings Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/48/96. f. 500.
  44. Rawlings Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/48/96. f. 500.
  45. The Navy List. (April, 1911). p. 320.
  46. The Navy List. (August, 1912). p. 319.
  47. "Naval Appointments." The Times (London, England), Tuesday, Oct 10, 1911; pg. 5; Issue 39712.
  48. The Navy List. (April, 1914). p. 320.
  49. The Navy List. (January, 1915). p. 322.
  50. Skynner Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/52/73. f. ?.
  51. The Navy List. (October, 1915). p. 394i.
  52. Skynner Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/52/73. f. ?.
  53. Hill Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/51/332. f. ?.
  54. The Navy List. (December, 1916). p. 394q.
  55. Hill Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/51/332. f. ?.
  56. The Navy List. (November, 1917). p. 394i.
  57. The Navy List. (February, 1919). p. 801.

Bibliography


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