Holland 1

 

Type:
Holland

Pennant No.:
None Allocated.

Laid Down:
4th February 1901.
Vickers, Barrow-in-Furness.

Commissioned:
2nd Februry 1903.
Lt. F.D. Arnold Forster.

Commander:
March 1903
Lt. L. Bertram Evans.
1904
Lt. A. Quicke.
????
R. W. Blacklock.

Complement:
8
2 Officers, 6 Ratings
(additional one carried  for training).

Service Career:
1903
HMS Hazard, Portsmouth Flotilla.
1904
HMS Thames, Portsmouth Flotilla.
1907
HMS Mercury, Portsmouth Flotilla.

Fate:
Although the first of the class to be  laid down Holland-1 was the last of the Hollands to enter service.   She joined the remainder at Portsmouth.

Holland-1 was  sold in 1913 and sank whilst under tow off Plymouth.

She was raised in September of 1982 and can now be viewed at the Submarine Museum at  Gosport.
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