J1

 

 

Type:
'J' Class

Group One
Pennant No.:
J.1

Laid Down:
26th April 1915.
H.M. Dockyard, Portsmouth.

Commissioned:
April 1916.
Cdr. Laurence.

Commander:
1915
Cdr. E.W. Leir.
1916
Cdr. Laurence.
1918
Lt. Cdr. R.B. Ramsay.
1919
Lt. Cdr. R.A. Trevor.

Complement:
44
5 Officers and 39 Ratings.

Service Career:
1916 - 1918
11th Flotilla, H.M.S. Titania, Blyth.
1918
HMS Bovaventure, Gibraltar.

Fate:
Badly damaged the German battleships Kronprinz and Grosser Kurfurst on the 5th November 1916 off the West coast of Denmark.
One was out of action for six weeks the other for three months.

Transferred to the Royal Australian Navy 25th March 1919.

 Sold 26th February 1924.