HMS P 554 (P 554)
Submarine of the S-1 class
|Navy||The Royal Navy|
|Built by||Bethlehem Steel Corp. (Quincy, Massachusetts, U.S.A.)|
|Laid down||6 Jan 1919|
|Launched||15 Jul 1920|
|Commissioned||19 Jun 1942|
|End service||11 Jul 1944|
USS S-22 was transferred to the Royal Navy at New London on 19 June 1942. She was based at Halifax, Canada as an anti-submarine warfare training vessel. She was returned to the United States Navy at Philadelphia on 11 July 1944. Sold 16 November 1945 and broken up for scrap.
Commands listed for HMS P 554 (P 554)
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|1||Lt. William Warner Dennis, RN||11 May 1942||1 Nov 1942|
|2||Lt. Trevor Russell-Walling, RN||1 Nov 1942||14 Dec 1943|
|3||Lt. James Newenham Elliott, RN||14 Dec 1943||Apr 1944|
|4||T/Lt. Ralph Norris, RNVR||Apr 1944|
|5||Lt. Paul Anthony Roche Hayes, DSC, RN||???|
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Notable events involving P 554 include:
29 Oct 1943
HMS P 554 (Lt. T. Russell-Walling, RN) departed the Philadelphia Navy Yard for New London, Connecticut.
31 Oct 1943
HMS P 554 (Lt. T. Russell-Walling, RN) arrived at New London, Connecticut from the Philadelphia Navy Yard.