H4

 

Type:
'H' Class

Pennant No.:
H.4

Laid Down:
January 1915.
Canadian Vickers, Montreal.

Commissioned:
5th May 1915.
Lt. H. E. Smyth.

Commander:
1917
Lt. O. North.
1918
Lt. Cdr. O. North.

Complement:
22
2 Officers and 20 Ratings.

Service Career:
1915
Arrived Malta December 31st.
1916
Adriatic Flotilla, HMS Adamant.
1917
Attached to italian Fleet.
1918
Adriatic Flotilla. Brindisi.
1918
Adriatic Flotilla, HMS Adamant, Brindisi.
1918
Adriatic Flotilla, Brindisi.
1918
Aegean Flotilla HMS Adamant, Mudros.

Fate:
Sailed in company with H1, H2 and H3 from St. John's, Newfoundland to Gibraltar with the AMC Calgarian.  Each boat was towed for one day to allow maintenance to be carried out.
(The above information courtesy of Dave Perkins (the fore-endy), of Canada).

Attacked and torpedoed the UB-52, 23rd May 1918.  This was the only contribution by the British Adriatic Force to the war effort.

Sold 30th November 1921 in Malta..