Allied Warships

HNMS Z 7 (H 93)

Torpedo boat of the Z 5 class

NavyThe Royal Dutch Navy
TypeTorpedo boat
ClassZ 5 
PennantH 93 
Built byFeijenoord (Schiedam, Holland) 
Laid down12 May 1914 
Launched10 May 1915 
Commissioned8 Sep 1916 
End service16 Jul 1942 

HrMs Z 7 escaped to the U.K. on 14 May 1940.
Decommisioned on 16 July 1942.
Transferred to the Royal Navy on 1 October 1942.
Decommissioned by the Royal Navy in 1944.
Broken up for scrap Llanelly in 1947.

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Commands listed for HNMS Z 7 (H 93)

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1luitenant ter zee 1e klasse (Lt.Cdr.) Heinrich Witte, RNN8 Sep 193920 Jul 1940
2luitenant ter zee 1e klasse (Lt.Cdr.) R Rijkens, RNN(R)20 Jul 194014 Aug 1940
3luitenant ter zee 1e klasse (Lt.Cdr.) Nicolaas Wilhelm Sluijter, RNN14 Aug 19406 Jan 1941

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