H.M. SUBMARINE SEANYMPH     

Medium Patrol Submarine

 

Type:
S Class

Third Group 1940 Programme.

Pennant No.:
ex P.223 - Renumbered July 1941.
ex P.73 - Renamed January 1943.

Laid Down:
6th May 1941.
Cammell Laird, Birkenhead.

Commissioned:
3rd November 1942.
Lt. G.D.N. Milner DSC.

Commander:
 Sept. 1942 - Apr. 1943
Lt. G.D.N. Milner DSC.
Apr. - June 1943
Lt. D.G. Kent.
June. 1943 - Mar. 1944
Lt. J.P.H. Oakley DSC.
Mar. - Apr. 1944
Lt. N.L.A. Jewell MBE DSC.
Apr. 1944 - Nov. 1945
Lt. M.I. Usher.
May 1946
Lt. A.S. Melville-Ross DSC.

Complement:
48
5 Officers and 43 Ratings.

Service Career:
1943
Home Station.
1944
Refitting - Philadelphia.

Fate:
One of the Home Station submarines which were used in the towing of X-craft to Altenfjord for Operation Source, the attack on the Tirpitz in September 1943. Sea Nymph towed X.8.

Scrapped June 1948.