Allied Warships

HMS P 39 (P 39)

Submarine of the U class

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeSubmarine
ClassU 
PennantP 39 
Built byVickers Armstrong (Barrow-in-Furness, U.K.) 
Ordered11 Mar 1940 
Laid down14 Oct 1940 
Launched23 Aug 1941 
Commissioned16 Nov 1941 
Lost26 Mar 1942 
History

HMS P 39 (Lt. Norman Marriott, DSC, RN) was sunk by aircraft whilst undergoing repairs at Malta. She was beached at Kalkara and camouflaged. Nevertheless she was destroyed by another air attack.  

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1Lt. Norman Marriott, DSC, RN3 Oct 194126 Mar 1942

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