E17

 

Type:
'E' Class

Group Two
Pennant No.:
I.97

Laid Down:
29th July 1913.
Vickers, Barrow-in-Furness.

Commissioned:
7th April 1915.
Lt. Cdr. J. R. G. Moncreiffe.

Commander:
1915 - 1919
Lt. Cdr. J. R. G. Moncreiffe.

Complement:
31
3 Officers, 28 Ratings.

Service Career:
1915
8th Flotilla, HMS Maidstone, Harwich (Detached at Chatham).
1916
8th Flotilla, HMS Maidstone, Harwich.

Fate:
Wrecked when she struck an uncharted sandbank North of Texel 6th January 1916.

The crew were rescued by the Dutch cruiser Noord Brabant and interned in Holland for the rest of the war.