Selene Crest

Medium Patrol Submarine

 

Type:
S Class

Third Group 1942 Programme.

Pennant No.:
ex P.254 - Renamed April 1943.

Laid Down:
16th April 1943.
Cammell Laird, Birkenhead.

Commissioned:
14th July 1944.
Lt. Cdr. H.R.B. Newton DSO.

Commander:
May 1944 - Dec. 1945
Lt. Cdr. H.R.B. Newton DSO.
Sept. 1948
Lt. D.R. Johnston DSC.
Apr. 1953
Lt. E.C. Gigg RCN.
Apr. 1955
Lt. G.C. Morris RCN.

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

Service Career:
1944
3rd Flotilla, HMS Forth, Holy Loch.
1944
2nd Flotilla, Trincomalee.
1945
8th Flotilla, HMS Maidstone, Fremantle.
1952 - 1954
2nd Flotilla, HMS Maidstone, Portland.
1954
3rd Flotilla, HMS Montclare, Rothesay.
1955 - 1957
2nd Squadron, HMS Maidstone, Portland.

Fate:
Scrapped 6th June 1961.