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This is the website of the Barrow-in-Furness Branch of the Submariners Association. The Premier UK internet resource for Submariners and anyone interested in Royal Navy Submarines.

Vickers and Barrow are names synonymous with the development of the submarine. Hundreds of submarines covering virtually every class have been built for the Royal Navy and foreign Navies. This site is dedicated to not only to those who have served on Her Majesty's Submarines but also to those employees past and present whose skills and efforts have given pride to the phrase 'Barrow built' and made the name Vickers known and respected throughout the world.

On This Day - June 24

1915Victoria CrossThe King was Graciously pleased to approve of the grant of the Victoria Cross to Lieutenant Commander Martin Eric Nasmith, Royal Navy
1942Turbulent (N98)HMS Turbulent torpedoes and sinks the Italian merchant Regulus in the Gulf of Sirte about 5 nautical miles west of Ghemines.
1942Ultimatum (P34)HMS Ultimatum makes a torpedo attack on an Italian submarine south of Crete. All torpedoes fired however missed.
1944Truculent (P315)HMS Truculent lays mines in the Strait of Malacca.
1971Ambush (P418)De-equipped at Rosyth and sold to Ship Breakers at nearby Inverkeithing.
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