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{{Tenure|rank={{LCommRN}}|name=William Charles Castle|nick=William C. Castle|appt=3 May, 1915<ref>Castle Service Record.  {{TNA|ADM 196/44/119.|D7602905}} f. 131.</ref>{{NLOct15|p. 395''p''}}|end=9 June, 1915<ref>Castle Service Record.  {{TNA|ADM 196/44/119.|D7602905}} f. 131.</ref>|note=invalided|precBy=New Command}}
 
{{Tenure|rank={{LCommRN}}|name=William Charles Castle|nick=William C. Castle|appt=3 May, 1915<ref>Castle Service Record.  {{TNA|ADM 196/44/119.|D7602905}} f. 131.</ref>{{NLOct15|p. 395''p''}}|end=9 June, 1915<ref>Castle Service Record.  {{TNA|ADM 196/44/119.|D7602905}} f. 131.</ref>|note=invalided|precBy=New Command}}
{{Tenure|rank={{LCommRN}}|name=Maurice Brett Leslie|nick=Maurice B. Leslie|appt=11 April, 1916{{NLNov17|p. 395''i''}}|end=11 November, 1917{{HepperLosses|p. 109}}|succBy=Vessel Lost|note=vessel lost under his command}}
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{{Tenure|rank={{LCommRN}}|name=Maurice Brett Leslie|nick=Maurice B. Leslie|appt=11 April, 1916{{NLNov17|p. 395''i''}}|end=late April, 1916{{INF}}}}
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{{Tenure|rank={{LCommRN}}|name=George Mytton Hill|nick=George M. Hill|appt=22 April, 1916<ref>Hill Service Record.  {{TNA|ADM 196/47/193.|D7603899}} f. ?.</ref>|end=|note=lent by S.N.O., Egypt}}
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{{Tenure|rank={{LCommRN}}|name=Maurice Brett Leslie|nick=Maurice B. Leslie|appt=|end=11 November, 1917{{HepperLosses|p. 109}}|succBy=Vessel Lost|note=vessel lost under his command}}
 
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It is not clear when Hill handed command back to Leslie, but Hill's service record unconvincingly indicates 1918.  Leslie suffered from influenza from 15 June 1916, though the year is not clearly legible.
  
 
==See Also==
 
==See Also==

Latest revision as of 07:40, 14 June 2019

H.M.S. M.15 (1915)
Pendant Number: M.15[1]
Builder: William Gray & Company, Tees[2]
Laid down: 1915[3]
Launched: 28 Apr, 1915[4]
Commissioned: Jun, 1915[5]
Torpedoed: 11 Nov, 1917[6]
Fate: by UC 38 off Gaza[7]

H.M.S. M 15 was one of 19 monitors of the "M" class.

Service

She was sunk with destroyer Staunch, torpedoed by UC 38.

Captains

Dates of appointment are provided when known.

It is not clear when Hill handed command back to Leslie, but Hill's service record unconvincingly indicates 1918. Leslie suffered from influenza from 15 June 1916, though the year is not clearly legible.

See Also

Footnotes

  1. Dittmar; Colledge. British Warships 1914–1919. p. 104.
  2. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1906–1921. p. 47.
  3. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1906–1921. p. 47.
  4. Dittmar; Colledge. British Warships 1914–1919. p. 104.
  5. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1906–1921. p. 47.
  6. Dittmar; Colledge. British Warships 1914–1919. p. 104.
  7. Dittmar; Colledge. British Warships 1914–1919. p. 104.
  8. Castle Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/44/119. f. 131.
  9. The Navy List. (October, 1915). p. 395p.
  10. Castle Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/44/119. f. 131.
  11. The Navy List. (November, 1917). p. 395i.
  12. Hill Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/47/193. f. ?.
  13. Hepper. British Warship Losses in the Ironclad Era: 1860-1919. p. 109.

Bibliography


"M" Class Monitor
Mounting Single 9.2-in Gun
M.15 M.16 M.17 M.18 M.19
M.20 M.21 M.22 M.23 M.24
  M.25 M.26 M.27 M.28  
Mounting Two 6-in Guns
M.29 M.30 M.31 M.32 M.33
<– Abercrombie Class Monitors (UK) Lord Clive Class –>