H.M.S. Sturgeon (1932)

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H.M.S. Sturgeon (1932)
Builder: Chatham Royal Dockyard
Ordered: 1929 Programme
Laid down: 1 Jan, 1931
Launched: 8 Jan, 1932
Commissioned: 15 Dec, 1932
Broken up: Jan, 1946
H.M.S. Sturgeon was one of sixty-two "S" Class submarines completed for the Royal Navy.


Sturgeon was commissioned on 15 December, 1932.[1]

By October 1935, she was part of the Sixth Submarine Flotilla.[2]

Sturgeon was commissioned in the Royal Netherlands Navy on 14 October 1943 and renamed Zeehond.


See Also


  1. The Navy List. (July, 1934). p. 276.
  2. The Navy List. (October, 1935). p. 276.
  3. The Navy List. (January, 1933). p. 275.
  4. The Navy List. (July, 1934). p. 276.
  5. The Navy List. (October, 1935). p. 276.
  6. The Navy List. (July, 1937). p. 277.

"S" Class Submarine
1929 and 1930 Programmes
  Swordfish Sturgeon Seahorse Starfish  
1931 – 1935 Programmes
  Sealion Shark Snapper Salmon  
  Seawolf Spearfish Sunfish Sterlet  
1939 – 1944 Programmes
Safari Sahib Saracen Satyr Sceptre
Seadog Sibyl Sea Rover Seraph Shakespeare
P222 Sea Nymph Sickle Simoom Sirdar
Spiteful Splendid Sportsman Stoic Stonehenge
Storm Stratagem Strongbow Spark Scythian
Stubborn Surf Syrtis Shalimar Scotsman
Sea Devil Spirit Statesman Sturdy Stygian
Subtle Supreme Sea Scout Selene Seneschal
Sentinel Sidon Sleuth Solent Spearhead
Springer Saga Scorcher Spur Sanguine
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