R7

Experimental Submarine

 

 


Type:
R Class


Pennant No.:
R.7

Laid Down:
November 1917
Vickers, Barrow-in-Furness.

Commissioned:
29th June 1918
Not known at present.

Commander:
1920
Lt. V.R.S. Bowlby.

Complement:
22
2 Officers and 20 Ratings.

Service Career:
1918
Platypus Flotilla, HMS Platypus, Killybegs.
1919
6th Flotilla, HMS Dolphin, Portsmouth.
1919
Torpedo School, HMS Forth, Portsmouth.
1920
Group K Reserve Portsmouth.

Fate:
Eight of the class were taken out of service in 1922.
Sold 21st February 1923.