HMS P 512 (P 512)
Submarine of the R-1 class
|Navy||The Royal Navy|
|Built by||Union Iron Works (San Francisco, California, U.S.A.)|
|Laid down||5 May 1917|
|Launched||24 Dec 1917|
|Commissioned||9 Mar 1942|
|End service||6 Sep 1944|
USS R-17 was transferred to the Royal Navy on 9 March 1942 at New London. She never left American waters, being stationed at Halifax (1942-43) and Bermuda (1943-44) for anti-submarine warfare training. She was refitted at Philadelphia. HMS P 512 was handed back to the United States Navy on 6 September 1944 and sold for scrap to the to the North American Smelting Co., Philadelphia on 16 November 1945.
Commands listed for HMS P 512 (P 512)
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|1||Lt. John Chaloner Ogle, DSC, RN||Feb 1942|
|2||Lt. Roy Bowmaker Foster, DSC, RN||Ca. mid 43|
|3||Lt. John Allan Wingate, DSC, RN||20 Dec 1943|
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