Allied Warships

HMS Untamed (P 58)

Submarine of the U class

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeSubmarine
ClassU 
PennantP 58 
Built byVickers Armstrong (Newcastle-on-Tyne, U.K.) : Davey Paxman & Ricardo 
Ordered12 Jul 1941 
Laid down9 Oct 1941 
Launched8 Dec 1942 
Commissioned14 Apr 1943 
End service 
History

HMS Untamed (Lt. Gordon Maurice Noll, RN) foundered in the Clyde during training with the 84th Escort Group on 30 May 1943. The entire crew was lost with the ship. She was salvaged on 5 July 1943, refitted and and renamed HMS Vitality. She was back in service in July 1944. HMS Vitality was sold to be broken up for scrap on 13 February 1946. Scrapped at Troon.

 

Commands listed for HMS Untamed (P 58)

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CommanderFromTo
1Lt. Gordon Maurice Noll, RN1 Feb 194330 May 1943

2Lt. Kenneth Steele Renshaw, DSC, RNR15 Mar 194413 Feb 1945
3Lt. William Thomas John Fox, RN13 Feb 1945Jul 1945 ?

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