Allied Warships

HMS H 43 (N 43)

Submarine of the H class

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeSubmarine
ClassH 
PennantN 43 
Built byArmstrong Whitworth (Newcastle-on-Tyne, U.K.) 
OrderedJul 1917 
Laid down4 Oct 1917 
Launched3 Feb 1919 
Commissioned13 Oct 1919 
End service20 Sep 1944 
HistoryDecommissioned on 20 September 1944.

Sold to be broken up for scrap to West of Scotland shipbreakers, Troon, Scotland in November 1944.

 

Commands listed for HMS H 43 (N 43)

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CommanderFromTo
William Richmond Fell, RN
1Lt.Cdr. William Alexander Keith Napier Cavaye, RN7 Oct 1939Feb 1940
2Lt.Cdr. Lawrence St George Rich, RNFeb 194015 Apr 1940
3Lt. George Robson Colvin, RN15 Apr 194013 Sep 1940
4Lt. Hugo Rowland Barnwell Newton, RN13 Sep 194017 Dec 1940
5Lt. Ian Lachlan Mackay McGeoch, RN17 Dec 194021 Feb 1941
6Lt. Compton Patrick Norman, RN21 Feb 19417 Mar 1941
7Lt. John Symons Huddart, RN7 Mar 194114 Apr 1941
8Lt. Hugh Stirling Mackenzie, RN14 Apr 19419 Jun 1941
9Lt. John Dennis Martin, RN9 Jun 194113 Aug 1941
10Lt. Arthur Connuch Halliday, RN13 Aug 194112 Dec 1941
11Lt. Richard Barklie Lakin, DSC, RN12 Dec 19417 Mar 1942
12Lt. Frederick Danford Gordon Challis, DSC, RN7 Mar 1942May 1942
13T/Lt. Richard Percival Reed, RNRMay 194230 Jun 1942
14Lt. Anthony Robert Profit, DSC, RN30 Jun 194225 Jul 1942
15Lt. John Philip Holroyde Oakley, DSC, RN25 Jul 194210 Aug 1942
16Lt. John Charles Young Roxburgh, DSC, RN10 Aug 194216 Sep 1942
17Lt. Bruce John Bevis Andrew, DSC, RN16 Sep 194230 Nov 1942
18Lt. Robert Boyd, DSC, RN30 Nov 19429 Feb 1943
19Lt. David Swanston, DSC, RN9 Feb 19432 Apr 1943
20Lt. Philip Henry May, RN2 Apr 1943May 1943 ?
21Lt. Eric Allan Hamilton, RNRMay 1943 ?23 Jul 1943
22T/S.Lt. Henry Patrick Murray Warde, RNVR23 Jul 194314 Aug 1943
23Lt. Anthony Francis Murray-Johnson, RN14 Aug 194315 Sep 1943
24Lt. Iwan Geoffrey Raikes, DSC, RN15 Sep 194313 Oct 1943
25Lt. Charles Alexander Jacomb Nicoll, RN13 Oct 194321 Oct 1943
26Lt. Iwan Geoffrey Raikes, DSC, RN21 Oct 1943
27Lt. Martin Douglas Hutley, RNR 15 Mar 1944
28Lt. Iwan Geoffrey Raikes, DSC, RN15 Mar 194428 Mar 1944
29Lt. Frank Ronald Lawrence, RN28 Mar 194414 Aug 1944
30Lt. Peter Minet Staveley, RN14 Aug 1944

31Lt. William Patrick McLoughlin, RN4 Sep 194420 Sep 1944

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