E15

 

Type:
'E' Class

Group Two
Pennant No.:
I.95

Laid Down:
14th October 1912.
Vickers, Barrow-in-Furness.

Commissioned:
15th October 1914.
Lt. T.S. Brodie.

Commander:
1914
Lt. T.S. Brodie.
1915
Lt. T.S. Brodie.

Complement:
31
3 Officers, 28 Ratings.

Service Career:
1914
8th Flotilla, HMS Maidstone, Harwich.
1915
Dardanelles Flotilla, 'Hindu Kush' at Mudros, Lemnos.

Fate:
Ran aground after trying to enter the Sea of Marmara on 17th April 1915.   She was bombarded by the shore batteries to whom she was completely exposed.

The commanding officer was killed whilst leaving the conning tower.

The Turks attempted to salvage her but she was destroyed by topedoes fired by British Picket boats.

Destroyed by torpedoes fired by British Picket boats.
April 1915.