Vampire Crest

Small Patrol Submarine

 

Type:
V Class



Pennant No.:
P.72
Renamed February 1943.

Laid Down:
9th November 1942.
Vickers, Barrow-in-Furness.

Commissioned:
13th November 1943.
Lt. Cdr.C.W. Taylor DSC, RNR.

Commander:
1943 - 1945
Lt. Cdr.C.W. Taylor DSC, RNR.

Complement:
37
4 Officers and 33 Ratings.

Service Career:
1943
3rd Flotilla, HMS Forth, Holy Loch.
1944
1st Flotilla, Medway II, Malta.

Fate:
On the disbandment of the 1st Flotilla at Malta she was despatched to Gibraltar to carry out Anti-Submarine Training.

Scrapped 5th March 1950.