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On This Day - July 26

1915E16HMS E16 torpedoed destroyer V188 off the German Coast on 26 July 1915.
1917L20Laid Down
1940Thames (N71)HMS Thames torpedoes and sinks the German torpedo boat Luchs in the North Sea.
1940P33Laid Down
1942Thrasher (N37)HMS Thrasher is bombed in error by a British Swordfish aircraft off Port Said, Egypt. She is under repair for about a month due to the damage sustained.
1943Safari (P211)HMS Safari fires three torpedoes at the French (German controlled) tanker Champagne off Piombino, Toscane, Italy. All torpedoes missed.
1944Virtue (P75)HMS Virtue fires four torpedoes at the German sailing vessel Doxa off Suda Bay, Crete. All torpedoes miss.
1945Sea Dog (P216)HMS Seadog sinks a Japanese sailing vessel with demolition charges in the Strait of Malacca.
1950Artful (P456)In dockyard hands for repairs to fire damage to the Control Room.

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