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'''H.M.S. ''Medea''''' was one of 4 destroyers of the [[Medea Class Destroyer (1914)|Medea class]].
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'''H.M.S. ''Medea''''' was one of four [[Medea Class Destroyer (1914)|''Medea'' class destroyers]] laid down for the [[Greek Navy]] but completed for the [[Royal Navy]].
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In 1925, the former {{UK-M22|f=pt}} was renamed ''Medea''.
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==Service==
  
 
==Captains==
 
==Captains==
 
Dates of appointment are provided when known.
 
Dates of appointment are provided when known.
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{{Tenure|rank={{CommRN}}|name=Reginald St. Pierre Parry|nick=Reginald St. P. Parry|appt=15 May, 1915{{NLOct15|p. 396}}<ref>Parry Service Record.  {{TNA|ADM 196/45.}} f. 34.</ref>|end=6 December, 1915<ref>Parry Service Record.  {{TNA|ADM 196/45.}} f. 34.</ref>|precBy=New Command}}
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{{Tenure|rank={{CommRN}}|name=George Louis Downall Gibbs|nick=George L. D. Gibbs|appt=6 December, 1915<ref>Gibbs Service Record {{TNA|ADM 196/57/166.|D7603873}} f. 371.</ref>|end=16 June, 1916<ref>Gibbs Service Record {{TNA|ADM 196/57/166.|D7603873}} f. 371.</ref>}}
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{{Tenure|rank={{CommRN}}|name=George Louis Downall Gibbs|nick=George L. D. Gibbs|appt=12 August, 1916<ref>Gibbs Service Record {{TNA|ADM 196/57/166.|D7603873}} f. 371.</ref>|end=25 August, 1916<ref>Gibbs Service Record {{TNA|ADM 196/57/166.|D7603873}} f. 371.</ref>}}
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{{Tenure|rank={{CommRN}}|name=Arthur Winnifred Benson|nick=Arthur W. Benson|appt=25 August, 1916{{NLFeb19|p. 844}}|end=28 October, 1919}}
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==See Also==
 
==See Also==
 
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Latest revision as of 14:34, 6 April 2018

H.M.S. Medea (1915)
Pendant Number: H.9C (Sep 1915)
H.74 (Jan 1917)[1]
Builder: Fairfield Shipbuilding and Engineering Company[2]
Launched: 30 Jan, 1915[3]
Completed: Jun, 1915[4]
Sold: 9 May, 1921[5]

H.M.S. Medea was one of four Medea class destroyers laid down for the Greek Navy but completed for the Royal Navy.

In 1925, the former monitor H.M.S. M.22 was renamed Medea.

Service

Captains

Dates of appointment are provided when known.

See Also

Footnotes

  1. Dittmar; Colledge. British Warships 1914–1919. p. 68.
  2. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1906–1921. p. 78.
  3. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1906–1921. p. 78.
  4. Friedman. British Destroyers. p. 309.
  5. Dittmar; Colledge. British Warships 1914–1919. p. 68.
  6. The Navy List. (October, 1915). p. 396.
  7. Parry Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/45. f. 34.
  8. Parry Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/45. f. 34.
  9. Gibbs Service Record The National Archives. ADM 196/57/166. f. 371.
  10. Gibbs Service Record The National Archives. ADM 196/57/166. f. 371.
  11. Gibbs Service Record The National Archives. ADM 196/57/166. f. 371.
  12. Gibbs Service Record The National Archives. ADM 196/57/166. f. 371.
  13. The Navy List. (February, 1919). p. 844.

Bibliography


Medea Class Destroyer
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<– "M" Class Destroyers (UK) Talisman Class –>