G3

 

Type:
'G' Class

Pennant No.:
I.A5

Laid Down:
1st October 1914.
HM Dockyard, Chatham.

Commissioned:
13th April 1916.
Lt. Cdr. D. I. Mcgillewie.

Commander:
1916
Lt. Cdr. D. I. Mcgillewie.
1920
Lt. H.V. Veale.

Complement:
31
3 Officers, 28 Ratings.

Service Career:
1916
11th Flotilla, HMS Titania, Blyth.
1920
Portsmouth Reserve.

Fate:
Sold for scrapping on 4th November 1921.

The real drama came as she was on her way to the breakers.  In December 1921, whilst being towed to the breakers, she broke free from her tow and after drifting, came ashore at Scalby Mills, on the Yorkshire Coast north of Scarborough.