Allied Warships

HMS Cicala (T 71)

River gunboat of the Insect class

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeRiver gunboat
ClassInsect 
PennantT 71 
Built byBarclay, Curle & Co. Ltd. (Glasgow, Scotland)  
Ordered9 Feb 1915 
Laid downFeb 1915 
Launched10 Dec 1915 
CommissionedFeb 1916 
Lost21 Dec 1941 
History

Sunk at Hong Kong by Japanese aircraft.

 

Commands listed for HMS Cicala (T 71)

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CommanderFromTo
1Lt.Cdr. Denis John Pack-Beresford, RN8 Feb 193813 May 1940
2Lt.Cdr. (retired) Gerard Horace Gandy, RN13 May 19403 Apr 1941

3Lt.Cdr. (retired) John Christian Boldero, DSC, RN24 Jun 194121 Dec 1941

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