H.M. SUBMARINE VARNE     

Varne Crest

Small Patrol Submarine

 

Type:
V Class



Pennant No.:
P.81

Laid Down:
18th November 1942.
Armstrong Whitworth, High Walker, Newcastle.

Commissioned:
30th July 1944
Lt. I.G. Raikes, DSC.


Commander:
Mar. 1944 - 1945
Lt. I.G. Raikes, DSC.
Aug - Oct. 1945
Lt. Akeroyd, DSC.

Complement:
37
4 Officers and 33 Ratings.

Service Career:
1944
3rd Flotilla, HMS Forth, Holy Loch.

Fate:
Scrapped in September 1958.