HMS Grimsby (L 16 / U 16)
Sloop of the Grimsby class
|Navy||The Royal Navy|
|Pennant||L 16 / U 16|
|Built by||Devonport dockyard (Plymouth, U.K.): J.S. White & Co. (Cowes, U.K.)|
|Ordered||1 Nov 1932|
|Laid down||23 Jan 1933|
|Launched||19 Jul 1933|
|Commissioned||17 May 1934|
|Lost||25 May 1941|
|Loss position||32° 30'N, 24° 40'E|
HMS Grimsby (Cdr. Kenneth Judge D'Arcy, RN) was sunk by German aircraft about 40 nautical miles north-east of Tobruk, Libya in position 32º30'N, 24º.40'E.
Commands listed for HMS Grimsby (L 16 / U 16)
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|1||Capt. Alfred Spalding Russell, RN||10 Feb 1939||11 Dec 1939|
|2||Cdr. Kenneth Judge D'Arcy, RN||11 Dec 1939||25 May 1941|
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