On This Day - November 15
|1943||Sibyl (P217)||HMS Sibyl sinks the Greek sailing vessel Trias with gunfire off Mitylene, Greece.|
|1943||Sportsman (P229)||HMS Sportsman sinks a Greek sailing vessel with gunfire between Naxos and Mykonos, Greece.|
|1943||Sentinel (P256)||Laid Down|
|1959||Submarine Memorial||The Submarine War Memorial on the Thames Embankment which includes losses from both World Wars was unveiled by Rear Admiral B W Taylor.|
|2009||Astute (S119)||Departed Barrow for Sea Trials|
The nuclear powered first of class submarine set off from the Barrow docks at around 9.30am. She past Piel Island at around 10.10am heading to Faslane, Scotland.