K5

Experimental Submarine

 

Type:
K Class
Group One

Pennant No.:
K.5

Laid Down:
13th November 1915.
H.M. Dockyard, Portsmouth.

Commissioned:
May 1917.
Not known at present.

Commander:
1919
Lt. Cdr. J.F. Hutchings.
1920
Cdr. J.F. Hutchings.
Apr. 1920
Lt. Cdr. J. A. Gaimes DSO.


Complement:
58
5 Officers and 53 Ratings.

Service Career:
1917
12th Flotilla, HMS Fearless, Rosyth.
1918
12th Flotilla, HMS Royal Arthur, Rosyth.
1919
1st Flotilla, HMS Royal Arthur, Rosyth.

Fate:
Lost on exercises off Ushant 20th January 1921.