K17

Experimental Submarine

 

Type:
K Class
Group One

Pennant No.:
K.17

Laid Down:
May 1916.
Vickers, Barrow-in-Furness.

Commissioned:
March 1917.
Lt. Cdr. H.J. Hearn.

Commander:
1917
Lt. Cdr. H.J. Hearn.

Complement:
58
5 Officers and 53 Ratings.

Service Career:
1917
12th Flotilla. Scapa Flow.
1917
13th Flotilla, Scapa Flow.

Fate:
Sank after collision with H.M.S. Fearles 31st January 1918.
There were nine survivors.