Saga Crest

 

Medium Patrol Submarine

 

Type:
S Class

Third Group 1942 Programme.

Pennant No.:
P.257

Laid Down:
5th April 1944.
Cammell Laird, Birkenhead.

Commissioned:
14th June 1945.
Lt. P.S. Thirsk DSC, RNR.

Commander:
1945  
Lt. P.S. Thirsk DSC, RNR.
Apr. 1946
Lt. R.W. Garson.
Sept. - Dec. 1946
Lt. P. Murray-Jones.

Complement:
48
5 Officers and 43 Ratings.
Additional Officer carried in the Far East.

Service Career:
 1945
3rd Flotilla, HMS Forth, Holy Loch.


Fate:
Transferred to the Portuguese Navy 1949, renamed Nautilo.  She was placed on the disposal list in 1969.