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{{Tenure|rank={{LaCRN}}|name=Percy Stuart St. John|nick=Percy S. St. John|appt=8 July, 1896|end=18 August, 1896|note=for manoeuvres}}
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{{Tenure|rank={{LaCRN}}|name=Percy Stuart St. John|nick=Percy S. St. John|appt=8 July, 1896|end=18 August, 1896|note=for [[Annual Manoeuvres of 1896]]}}
 
{{Tenure|rank={{CommRN}}|name=Reginald Godfrey Otway Tupper|nick=Reginald G. O. Tupper|appt=18 August, 1896<ref>Tupper Service Record.  {{TNA|ADM 196/39.}} f. 1336.</ref>|end=7 November, 1896<ref>Tupper Service Record.  {{TNA|ADM 196/39.}} f. 1336.</ref>}}
 
{{Tenure|rank={{CommRN}}|name=Reginald Godfrey Otway Tupper|nick=Reginald G. O. Tupper|appt=18 August, 1896<ref>Tupper Service Record.  {{TNA|ADM 196/39.}} f. 1336.</ref>|end=7 November, 1896<ref>Tupper Service Record.  {{TNA|ADM 196/39.}} f. 1336.</ref>}}
 
{{Tenure|rank={{LaCRN}}|name=Herbert Granville Smith|nick=Herbert G. Smith|appt=7 November, 1896{{NLApr97|p. 231}}|end=9 September, 1897}}
 
{{Tenure|rank={{LaCRN}}|name=Herbert Granville Smith|nick=Herbert G. Smith|appt=7 November, 1896{{NLApr97|p. 231}}|end=9 September, 1897}}
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{{Tenure|rank={{GunnerRN}} in Command|name=John William Renshaw|nick=John W. Renshaw|appt=8 February, 1900<ref>Renshaw Service Record.  {{TNA|ADM 196/34/262}}</ref>{{NLMay02|p. 267}}|end=1903<ref>Renshaw Service Record.  {{TNA|ADM 196/34/262}}</ref>}}
 
{{Tenure|rank={{GunnerRN}} in Command|name=John William Renshaw|nick=John W. Renshaw|appt=8 February, 1900<ref>Renshaw Service Record.  {{TNA|ADM 196/34/262}}</ref>{{NLMay02|p. 267}}|end=1903<ref>Renshaw Service Record.  {{TNA|ADM 196/34/262}}</ref>}}
 
{{Tenure|rank={{CGunnerRN}} (in Command?)|name=Edward Duffett|nick=Edward Duffett|appt=30 April, 1903{{NLJan04|p. 328}}|end=2 January, 1905|note=possibly also of {{UK-Conflict}}}}
 
{{Tenure|rank={{CGunnerRN}} (in Command?)|name=Edward Duffett|nick=Edward Duffett|appt=30 April, 1903{{NLJan04|p. 328}}|end=2 January, 1905|note=possibly also of {{UK-Conflict}}}}
{{Tenure|rank={{LaCRN}}|name=Gerard Clarence Pigou|nick=Gerard C. Pigou|appt=21 July, 1903<ref>"APPOINTMENTS FOR THE NAVAL MANOEUVRES."  ''The Times'' (London, England), Thursday, Jul 16, 1903; pg. 8; Issue 37134.</ref>|end=|note=temporary, for manoeuvres}}
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{{Tenure|rank={{LaCRN}}|name=Gerard Clarence Pigou|nick=Gerard C. Pigou|appt=21 July, 1903<ref>"APPOINTMENTS FOR THE NAVAL MANOEUVRES."  ''The Times'' (London, England), Thursday, Jul 16, 1903; pg. 8; Issue 37134.</ref>|end=|note=temporary, for [[Annual Manoeuvres of 1903]]}}
{{Tenure|rank={{LaCRN}}|name=Colpoys Cleland Walcott|nick=Colpoys C. Walcott|appt=14 July, 1904{{ToL|Appointments for the Naval Manoeuvres|Saturday, Jul 09, 1904; pg. 12; Issue 37442}}|end=|note=for manoeuvres}}
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{{Tenure|rank={{LaCRN}}|name=Colpoys Cleland Walcott|nick=Colpoys C. Walcott|appt=14 July, 1904{{ToL|Appointments for the Naval Manoeuvres|Saturday, Jul 09, 1904; pg. 12; Issue 37442}}|end=|note=for [[Annual Manoeuvres of 1904]]}}
 
{{Tenure|rank={{LaCRN}}|name=Bernard John Hamilton Ward|nick=Bernard J. H. Ward|appt=3 January, 1905|end=23 May, 1905}}
 
{{Tenure|rank={{LaCRN}}|name=Bernard John Hamilton Ward|nick=Bernard J. H. Ward|appt=3 January, 1905|end=23 May, 1905}}
 
{{Tenure|rank={{LaCRN}}|name=William James Scott|nick=William J. Scott|appt=23 May, 1905{{NLDec05|p. 328}}|end=1906{{FC}}}}
 
{{Tenure|rank={{LaCRN}}|name=William James Scott|nick=William J. Scott|appt=23 May, 1905{{NLDec05|p. 328}}|end=1906{{FC}}}}

Revision as of 12:35, 20 August 2018

H.M.S. Hunter (1895)
Builder: Fairfield Shipbuilding and Engineering Company[1]
Ordered: 1893-94[2]
Laid down: 7 Jun, 1894[3]
Launched: 28 Dec, 1895[4]
Commissioned: May, 1896[5]
Broken up: 1912[6]

H.M.S. Hunter was one of forty-two "A" class destroyers built for the Royal Navy — a "27 knotter".

Like many "A" class ships, she was broken up before the war.

Service

Hunter was one of seventeen destroyers of the Reserve Division which left Sheerness on 1 July, 1905 for Spithead under the overall command of Commander R. G. Gregory in H.M.S. Spitfire.[7]

She and sixteen other destroyers of the Reserve Division arrived at Sheerness on 13 July 1905 and proceeded to Chatham.[8]

Captains

Dates of appointment are provided when known.

See Also

Footnotes

  1. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 92.
  2. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 92.
  3. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 92.
  4. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 92.
  5. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 92.
  6. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 92.
  7. "Naval And Military Intelligence." The Times (London, England), Monday, Jul 03, 1905; pg. 12; Issue 37749.
  8. "Naval And Military Intelligence." The Times (London, England), Friday, Jul 14, 1905; pg. 10; Issue 37759.
  9. Tupper Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/39. f. 1336.
  10. Tupper Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/39. f. 1336.
  11. The Navy List. (April, 1897). p. 231.
  12. "Naval & Military Intelligence". The Times. Tuesday, 14 September, 1897. Issue 35308, col B, p. 5.
  13. England Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/43. f. 271.
  14. England Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/43. f. 271.
  15. "Naval & Military Intelligence". The Times. Saturday, 27 August, 1898. Issue 35606, col C, p. 4.
  16. Satow Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/42. f. 289.
  17. Satow Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/42. f. 289.
  18. Corbett Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/43/254. f. 280.
  19. Corbett Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/43/254. f. 280.
  20. Renshaw Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/34/262
  21. The Navy List. (May, 1902). p. 267.
  22. Renshaw Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/34/262
  23. The Navy List. (January, 1904). p. 328.
  24. "APPOINTMENTS FOR THE NAVAL MANOEUVRES." The Times (London, England), Thursday, Jul 16, 1903; pg. 8; Issue 37134.
  25. "Appointments for the Naval Manoeuvres." The Times (London, England), Saturday, Jul 09, 1904; pg. 12; Issue 37442.
  26. The Monthly Navy List. (December, 1905). p. 328.
  27. Buchanan Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/46/4. f. 4.
  28. Buchanan Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/46/4. f. 4.
  29. Moore Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/45/104. f. 104.
  30. Moore Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/45/104. f. 104.
  31. Buchanan Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/46/4. f. 4.
  32. The Navy List. (January, 1907). p. 328.
  33. Buchanan Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/46/4. f. 4.
  34. The Navy List. (March, 1907). p. 328.
  35. The Navy List. (October, 1908). p. 329.
  36. The Navy List. (July, 1909). p. 328.
  37. The Navy List. (January, 1910). p. 328.
  38. The Navy List. (April, 1910). p. 328.
  39. Bayly Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/143. f. 155.
  40. Bayly Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/143. f. 155.
  41. The Monthly Navy List. (March, 1911). p. 328.
  42. Day of month taken from predecessor. Bayly Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/143. f. 155.
  43. Fox Service Record The National Archives. ADM 196/49/98. f. ?.

Bibliography


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