E45

Mine
Minelaying Submarine

 

 

Type:
'E Class

Group Three - Minelayer
Pennant No.:
E.45

Laid Down:
January 1915.
Cammell Laird, Birkenhead.

Commissioned:
August 1916.
Lt. Cdr. G. R. S. Watkins DSO.

Commander:
1916 - 1917
Lt. Cdr. G. R. S. Watkins DSO.
1917
Lt. Cdr. J. A. Gaimes DSO.
1917 - 1919
Lt. R. W. Blacklock DSC.
1919
Lt. E. R. Lewes.
1920
Lt. C.E.A.W. Cox.

Complement:
31
3 Officers and 28 Ratings.

Service Career:
1916 - 1919
9th Flotilla, HMS Maidstone, Harwich.
1919
Reserve Group J at Portsmouth.

Fate:
Not known at present.

Some dates and Commanding Officers supplied courtesy of the RN Submarine Museum/Alex Geary