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'''H.M.S. ''Hind''''' was one of 29 destroyers of the [[Acheron Class Destroyer (1910)|''Acheron'' class]].
 
'''H.M.S. ''Hind''''' was one of 29 destroyers of the [[Acheron Class Destroyer (1910)|''Acheron'' class]].
  
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In June 1914, planned alterations in [[Portsmouth Royal Dockyard]], when the ship was presumably serving with the {{UK-DF|1}} were to be deferred:{{AWO1914|36 of 19 June, 1914}}
 
In June 1914, planned alterations in [[Portsmouth Royal Dockyard]], when the ship was presumably serving with the {{UK-DF|1}} were to be deferred:{{AWO1914|36 of 19 June, 1914}}
 
* removal of strips under cocoanut matting
 
* removal of strips under cocoanut matting

Revision as of 13:59, 13 July 2013

H.M.S. Hind (1911)
Pendant Number: H.47 (1914)
H.40 (Jan 1918)[1]
Builder: John Brown[2]
Ordered: 1910-11 Programme[3]
Launched: 28 Jul, 1911[4]
Sold: 9 May, 1921[5]
Fate: Broken up Jun 1924[6]

H.M.S. Hind was one of 29 destroyers of the Acheron class.

Service

In June 1914, planned alterations in Portsmouth Royal Dockyard, when the ship was presumably serving with the First Destroyer Flotilla were to be deferred:[7]

  • removal of strips under cocoanut matting
  • fitting of boom to stern
  • addition of loading lights to guns

Captains

Dates of appointment are provided when known.

See Also

Footnotes

  1. Dittmar; Colledge. British Warships 1914–1919. p. 62.
  2. Dittmar; Colledge. British Warships 1914–1919. p. 62.
  3. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1906–1921. p. 75.
  4. Dittmar; Colledge. British Warships 1914–1919. p. 62.
  5. Dittmar; Colledge. British Warships 1914–1919. p. 62.
  6. Dittmar; Colledge. British Warships 1914–1919. p. 62.
  7. Admiralty Weekly Order No. 36 of 19 June, 1914.
  8. The Navy List (April, 1914), p. 324.

Bibliography


Acheron Class Destroyer
Admiralty Design
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  Lizard Phoenix Ferret Forester  
Yarrow Specials
  Archer Attack  
Thornycroft Specials
  Acheron Ariel  
Parsons Specials
  Badger Beaver  
Firedrake/Yarrow Specials
  Firedrake Lurcher Oak  
Australian type
  Parramatta Warrego Yarra  
  Huon Swan Torrens  
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