Medium Patrol Submarine

 

Type:
Shark Class

Group Two

Pennant No.:
229S

Laid Down:
14th July 1936
H.M. Dockyard, Chatham.

Commissioned:
6th April 1938
Not known at present.

Commander:
1938
Lt. Cdr. L.L.B. Myers.
May 1938
Lt. R.M.E. Pain.
Aug. 1939 - Apr. 1940
Lt. G.H.S. Haward.

Complement:
40
5 Officers and 35 Ratings.

Service Career:
1938 - Aug. 1939
5th Flotilla, HMS Dolphin, Gosport.
Aug. 1939
2nd Flotilla, HMS Forth, Devonport.
1939
5th Flotilla, HMS Dolphin, Gosport.
Sept. 1939
2nd Flotilla, HMS Forth, Dundee.
Nov. 1939 - 1940
3rd Flotilla, HMS Cyclops, Harwich.

Fate:
Completed six 'War Patrols', she was lost on her seventh patrol.

Attacked and sank the German ship Brummer on the 15th April 1940.

Lost 18th April 1940.