Untiring Crest     

Small Patrol Submarine

 

Type:
U Class
Second Group

Pennant No.:
P.59

Laid Down:
23rd December 1941
Vickers, Tyne.

Commissioned:
9th June 1943
Lt. R. Boyd, DSC.

Commander:
Feb. 1943 - June 1944
Lt. R. Boyd, DSC.
Dec. 1944 - July 1945
Lt. G.E.L.F. Edsell.
Dec. 1953
Lt. C.A.J. French.

Complement:
33
4 Officers, 29 Others.

Service Career:
1943
6th Flotilla, Blyth.
1943
8th Flotilla, HMS Maidstone, Algiers.
1943
10th Flotilla, HMS Talbot, Malta.
1943 - 1944
10th Flotilla, HMS Talbot, Maddalena..
1944
7th Flotilla, HMS Cyclops, Rothesay.
1945
Refitting at Sheerness.
1945
5th Flotilla, HMS Dolphin, Gosport.

Fate:
Loaned to Greece as Xifias on 25 July 1945. Returned to the Royal Navy in 1952. Sunk as an Asdic target off Start Point on 25 July 1957.
Dive on Untiring.